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A Taste Of What's On

RITE to GRIEVE – pilot event. Giving voice to grief in a global pandemic.

Rite to Grieve is a response to the widespread crisis of grief and bereavement as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. Unable to be with loved ones or hold conventional funeral and memorial events, the pandemic has – and continues to have – a severe impact on affected families, friends and communities. The project is a collaboration between the award-winning choir SANSARA, Ellie Harrison (The Grief Series) and The Good Grief Trust. Together, we have developed an event format for the collective expression of grief, providing a supportive and safe space for conversation, remembrance and celebration of lives lost during the pandemic. AIMS • to give voice to expressions of loss curtailed by social distancing regulations • to provide space for communal creative and healing experiences • to combat cases of complicated grief and social isolation • to recreate the rituals of bereavement in an informal and safe setting PILOT We are currently in the pilot phase of the project and are hosting our first event on Sunday 8 August. Through a combination of workshops and peer-to-peer support, participants will be invited to share their experiences in a safe and supportive environment, culminating in an informal ceremony with performances by…

Outdoor Gentle Yoga

Outdoor Gentle Yoga with Sally every Saturday (except the last weekend of the month) on the peaceful decking at Brockwell Park Community Greenhouses. 12 spaces. Book and pay in advance: www.naturalconnection.org.uk/yoga-for-all

Outdoor Slow Flow Yoga