Charles Cowling
Undertaking students learning burial skills at the Theo Remmertz Academy in Münnerstadt   Funerary customs are on the move in Germany, which seems to be emerging as the country to watch at the moment. Undertakers are becoming a little like event managers. People who are not religious and don’t go
Charles Cowling
  Dedicated to DeDe, who wants this played at hers. 
Charles Cowling
        On Texas’s death row, there are no contact visits at all– no hand-holding, no embraces. There is a strange little ritual when a Texas prisoner who still has family and friends is executed: his or her loved ones rush to the Huntsville funeral home which holds
Charles Cowling
  Posted by Richard Rawlinson   It may be the 300th anniversary of the completion of Sir Christopher Wren’s St Paul’s Cathedral but 2011 will be remembered as the year the great building closed to the public for the first time since the Blitz due to health and safety fears