Posted by AK Lander | On February 5, 2018 15:39

It may not be a pleasant subject to think about, but preparing for the inevitability of ourselves or our loved ones passing away is something which is of huge importance, yet still seems to be almost a taboo subject for many people. Read more

Posted by AK Lander | On January 30, 2018 11:32

There are lots of symbols and emblems people expect to see on gravestones but some of these are surprising, though they do have historical and religious significance. Read more

Posted by AK Lander | On January 3, 2018 14:16

We in the UK are fortunate enough to be blessed with literally thousands of welcoming, peaceful and picturesque churches and other places of worship. Whatever our own religious beliefs, it can be a great comfort to know that – wherever we live in the country – we are never far from one or more of these buildings which are consistently as attractive as they are historic. Read more

Posted by AK Lander | On December 19, 2017 10:37

The way we honour the dead has transformed over the years. Here we shed some light on the history of headstones, from the Romans to modern day. Read more