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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Opinion

This blog explores why we believe that talking about death can help reduce our fear and anxiety about it, and gives an opportunity for you to ask your questions to our team.

Opinion

Passed away. Gone to sleep. Set out on their final journey. Stepped into another room. There are so many different phrases to choose from to describe death and dying. But at Poppy’s, we don’t use any of them. Why not?

Opinion

As she finishes her term as a Cruse trustee, Poppy Mardall, founder and CEO of Poppy’s, reflects on how we can improve the experience of grieving people in our society.

Opinion

Here's why Poppy's is taking part in the #Iremember campaign from Dying Matters, which encourages each of us to share our memories of family, friends, even pets, who have died.

Opinion

Poppy's content editor and climate change campaigner, Sarah Hagger-Holt, introduces our panel on eco-friendly funerals

Opinion

You wouldn’t buy a new car, house or phone — or even a pair of shoes — without doing your research and considering your options. So why should planning a funeral be any different?