Category Archives: Death

Dying alone

The number of paupers’ funerals in London almost doubled between 2013-2016 according to the latest figures. A pauper’s funeral is one in which people die alone or without known relatives and the cost of the funeral is met by the … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing, Death, Poverty | Leave a comment

Could Death Ever Be The New Sex?

Here’s a weird one – or perhaps not. Back in Victorian times death was a popular subject of conversation. How things have changed. Death is now sanitised and practically invisible, as opposed to sex, which seems to be everywhere. But … Continue reading

Posted in Ageing, Death | 3 Comments