Charles Cowling
 
Charles Cowling
Charles Cowling
  To undertakers throughout the land who  have not yet made contingency plans for the awful weather waiting to besiege us after Christmas: get yer skates on!  Hat-tip to Richard Rawlinson for this priceless pic.     
Charles Cowling
Intriguing piece here from the Standard, ‘Kenya’s Bold Newspaper’ satirising modern funeral fads in a countrywhere oneupmanship is, according to the author, so rampant and absurd that ‘Even someone who dies in a Nairobi, Mombasa, Nakuru hospital or at a witchdoctor’s dungeon, is reported to have died in London, Germany
Charles Cowling
    By Richard Rawlinson   Today’s elderly, even when not religious, are more likely to choose a funeral conducted by a priest (pastor/vicar depending on denomination) than a secular celebrant. Given the choice between a person in a robe or business suit, they opt for the former. Their decision