A new guide to supporting bereaved children during the Coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak is now available from Penhaligon’s Friends in association with Ecclesiastical Planning Services. The guide has been developed by a specialist child bereavement charity and provides practical advice for parents and carers on explaining the situation to young children. It also offers ideas for…

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We all have a mental list of things we would like to do in life before we pass away. Writing a ‘bucket list’ brings you one step closer towards making some of these goals a reality, however it can be more difficult than you think to actually put a list together.   We’ve put together…

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Research from a UK provider of pre-paid funeral plans has revealed that an increasing number of funerals are swapping traditional dark clothing in favour of more colourful attire to celebrate the life of the deceased rather than mourn the loss.   The traditional Victorian funeral service has transcended generations as the norm when it comes…

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The number of personalised funerals, which aptly reflect the life of the deceased, is increasing yearly. Here is our guide to finding innovative ways to make sure that the funeral is a heartfelt, personal occasion which will be remembered.   Photographs and mementos One of the most popular ways families can personalise a funeral service…

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