News

28 October 2013
Findings show 36,000 cancer patients died in hospital against their wishes to spend last days of life at home.
1 October 2013
The way in which people talk about death and dying is being analysed by researchers at Lancaster University in an innovative and far-reaching project.
30 September 2013
Dying Matters champion Ian Leech and his daughter Becky have cycled from London to Paris to raise money for the Lymphoma Association.
19 September 2013
A new report providing a picture of the level and quality of patient involvement in decisions made by palliative care social workers has been published today.
4 September 2013
Funeral costs have risen by 80 per cent since 2004 with the average bill now £7,622, according to the annual Cost of Dying report published this week.
16 July 2013
Dying Matters and our lead charity, the National Council for Palliative Care (NCPC), have welcomed the recommendations of the Liverpool Care Pathway review.
15 July 2013
An exhibition about death by world renowned photographer Rankin is being actively supported by Dying Matters.
4 July 2013
A new film in which grieving parents talk candidly about the death of a child is said to be the first UK release of its kind.
26 June 2013
A new report by Marie Curie Cancer care says there is a growing need to rethink how accessible and appropriate end of life care is for people in Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic minority (BAME) groups.
19 April 2013
Bereaved teenagers are being offered an innovative new course which uses cooking as therapy while providing vital life skills.

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