Workshops for those who are struggling with life following bereavement

I’ve often written about our successful ‘Living with Loss’ retreats we run. We are now offering another type of event – two-day workshops. We hope that the fact that these are day events rather than residential will make them more accessible to a greater number of people and less expensive to attend. In order to…

Grief, a Journey Through the Seasons

Come join with others who are coping with grief at our next weekend bereavement support event taking place at the Briery Retreat Centre in Ilkley, Yorkshire on the weekend of 12-14th June. Good food, discussions, activities, led sessions, reflection. There are a maximum of 14 spaces.  There are also still spaces at the forthcoming non-residential…

Summer 2019: 62 km photo-story & other news

I’ve now returned home from my extended visit to Australia, meeting (most of) my partner’s large family for the first time. This was the third year of my kilometres = years birthday walking challenge on behalf of the Samaritans. I walked 32 km while still in Australia, and another 30 km back home here in…

Next retreats: Sussex, Devon, Leicestershire

The next Living with Loss event open to all is a weekend retreat at Penhurst Christian Centre in Sussex (25-27 October) – only one room left, but additional space for day guests. Then there’s a week event at Lee Abbey in Devon (4-8 November). Places are limited and our events at Lee Abbey in particular…