Talking
Death

We believe it’s time to start a more open conversation about death and what it means to us today. This blog is a place to share new ideas, practical advice, and stories from the frontlines of death and dying.

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Ideas & Guidance

In 2020, 80% of all UK funerals were cremations, and this proportion has been rising steadily over recent decades. Here are some of things that you need to bear in mind — and a few facts that you probably never knew — about keeping or scattering ashes.

Ideas & Guidance

We answer all your questions about funeral orders of service — and share some practical tips about how to make your order of service as personal and useful as possible.

Ideas & Guidance

Although Poppy’s is based in Tooting, south London, we consider the whole of Greater London as our local area — and we arrange funerals outside the capital too. In this blog, we answer three common questions about using a local funeral director.

Ideas & Guidance

An unexpected death, or one that comes at a difficult time, can make paying for even the simplest funeral seem impossible. However, there are sources of support available if you are struggling with funeral costs.

Ideas & Guidance

The grief you feel at the death of someone close to you doesn’t end with the funeral. Here, we highlight some organisations who can provide a listening ear, helpful information and often the opportunity to connect with others in a similar situation.

Ideas & Guidance

This blog answers your questions about natural burial — from the environmental benefits to the practicalities to how to find a natural burial site near you — including how Poppy's can help.