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Celebrant Alan Stanley in Leeds wants this played at his. 
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  Much as it irks us to see popular musicians subvert the serene if lugubrious dignity of the Honourable Order of Undertakers, we simply cannot resist it.  Hat tip to Richard Rawlinson for finding and then recommending this fine example of funereal madness. 
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  Blog reader and contributor Phoebe Hoare has been holidaying in France after undergoing gruelling university exams. She managed to take in a few burial grounds, of course, including an abandoned burial ground in the middle of a forest. Click on the photo to bring it up to full size.
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  What is Left is a participatory portraiture project being made by Leeds-based artist Ellie Harrison, photographer Roshana Rubin Mayhew and 50 members of the public. Working with individuals, community groups and bereavement charities, Ellie and Roshana wil generate 50 portraits with corresponding texts in collaboration with participants. Photographed in
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  A guest post by Caroline Doughty   Hello everybody!  It’s been a while since I updated my blog and my wonderful friend and celebrant teacher has inspired me with her own thought-provoking blog post, to share my experiences so far in my work as an Independent Celebrant in regards