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Newsletter 2022 - Issue One

Brief Lives - Remembered" Newsletter  2022 - The latest newsletter is now out and waiting to be read. The newsletter includes: news, stories, poems and memorial services. Read more.....


Thank you!

In the Autumn of 2017 the family of baby Brian Grant contacted "Brief Lives - Rememberd", asking if we would search for the resting place of their much loved son.and brother who was Stillborn February 1957.. A short time later we were able to inform the family that we had located Brian's resting place.

As the result of a memorial fund created in memory of Catherine Grant, Brian's Mum the family have raised £200.00 and donated the procceds to "Brief Lives - Remembered".  Read more.....


Coping With Christmas

When your baby or child has died, Christmas can be unbearably difficult. The whole world seems to be celebrating, everybody appears to be obsessed with preparations, which seem to go on for weeks. These confront us at every turn - in shops and streets, on TV, radio, in magazines. We can often feel isolated by our grief.

As we contemplate Christmas – we wonder how we will survive. It is normal for parents to feel they just want to ’cancel’ Christmas. Read More.....


Baby Loss Awareness 2021

Baby Loss Awareness Week in the UK - 2021 - Every year since 2002 from 9th - 15th October is Baby Loss Awareness Week. Throughout the week bereaved parents, family members and friends can commemorate the all-too-brief lives of their babies., knowing that thousands of other families elsewhere in the world will be doing the same. The week also provides a crucial opportunity for people to talk openly about the subject of and raise awareness of baby loss. Read More.....


Newsletter 2021 - Issue Two

Brief Lives - Remembered" Newsletter  2021 - The latest newsletter is now out and waiting to be read. The newsletter includes: news, stories, poems and memorial services. Read more.....


Thank you!

In 2016 the family of baby Stephen Dicastiglione contacted "Brief Lives - Rememberd", asking if we would search for the resting place of their much loved son.and brother who was Stillborn 28th March 1973. A short time later we were able to inform the family that we had located Stephens resting place..

As the result of a sponser walk the family have raised £105.00 and donated the procceds to "Brief Lives - Remembered".  Read more.....


AmazonSmile

You can help raise funds when shopping with Amazon by signing up to AmazonSmile. Choose Brief Lives - Remembered as you charity and every purchase starting at AmazonSmile will help our charity. Read more.....



Shirley Chatfield

It is with great sadness that we announce the news of the death of Shirley Chatfield. Shirley contacted  "Brief Lives - Remembered" in 2015 asking if we would trace the resting place of her daughter Charlotte who was born and died in January 1958. Read more.....