Charles Cowling
Here’s a wee roundup of the week’s stories in tweets. All good stuff.   Hannah Rumble and Douglas Davies on burial rites and natural burial. Podcasts – http://bit.ly/e6Lflt   Funeral Party (it’s a noisy band – not my thing, maybe your thing) –http://nyp.st/fl1D1z   The utter ignorance of funeral consumers almost
Charles Cowling
It really has been a very quiet week in Funeralworld. Here are the choice cuts.   Peter the Wild Boy, never tamed, buried at Northchurch, Herts –http://bit.ly/gqRr3k   Green Burial Council code of standards. This is brand new, yes?http://bit.ly/geljsE   That eminently postponable problem: what to do with the ashes?
Charles Cowling
A roundup of the week’s news in tweets. The intractable problem of boomer ageing and death. The elephant in the room – http://bit.ly/hjrw7T   Indy FD hits out at Bretby crem sale to Co-op. Rum biz, these crem sales – http://bit.ly/fSdWGX   Have just spoken to FD vs sale of Bretby crem.
Charles Cowling
Here’s a roundup of news stories I’ve tweeted in the last fortnight. It looks rather a lot — but I try never to fob you off with quantity at the expense of quality. I hate having my own time wasted, so I try hard not to waste yours. Take your
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A roundup of the week in tweets. GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Burmese ambassador killed his wife and built funeral pyre for the body on his lawn, claiming diplomatic immunity http://bit.ly/iaBlTK 7 Feb Favorite Reply Delete GoodFunerals Charles Cowling LM Funerals cashes its chips. Up for sale at £100 million. Dignity sniffing. Thunderbolt
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The week in tweets: GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Shop at the #Co-op and you’ll have time to bonk the missus. Yes, they really claim it! http://youtu.be/QiYW3gL3CN0 GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Professional wailing women and Scotch funerals. Great tradition subsumed by reticence, alas (Waaaaaaa!) http://bit.ly/hn2uHP GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Mobile #funeral home goes under having never caught onhttp://bit.ly/eZa6Df
Charles Cowling
Here’s a roundup of my week’s tweets — and not a weak link in any of them. Before you look through them, make sure you haven’t missed this week’s most important discussion. It was about shrines and it features two of this blog’s brightest and most questing minds, those of
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GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Satan’s skull found in New Mexico! http://bit.ly/fcDVTO GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Why do the clergy prefer funerals to weddings? Good account here from a C of E priest: http://bit.ly/ieIhzc GoodFunerals Charles Cowling What is a bhusa yong? Lovely photographic account here of a Thai funeral and open air cremation http://bit.ly/fcbNLH GoodFunerals
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Some recent tweets for those of you who do not do birdsong: GoodFunerals Charles Cowling “F*** off, they’re for the funeral.” Most death jokes aren’t very funny, but this is: http://bit.ly/fpKw9J GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Dead woman stirs and stands up on the way to her funeral:http://bit.ly/eWkBqb GoodFunerals Charles Cowling Go on