Unique bereavement cards support Dying Matters

Dying Matters has joined forces with one of our members, Inspired Goodbyes, to create a range of unique bereavement cards.

Felix Dennis poetry competition

We have 20 copies of maverick multi-millionaire publisher Felix Dennis's posthumously published poetry collection to win.

Dying Matters Awareness Week 2016 dates announced

We're delighted to announce that Dying Matters Awareness Week 2016 will run from 9-15 May. 

Dame Judi Dench becomes NCPC patron

One of the world's most celebrated actresses, Dame Judi Dench, has become a patron of NCPC, the lead charity for Dying Matters.

Millions leaving it too late to discuss their dying wishes

Brits risk missing out on having their end of life wishes met because they haven’t planned for their death, according to a new study for Dying Matters Awareness Week. 

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Few Brits make provision for their favourite cause in their Will. Remember a Charity Campaigns Officer Louise Pavoni urges us to reconsider.

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