Moving with Heart – A Somatic Movement Workshop on Grief

This somatic movement workshop will focus on deepening the connection to the body as an act of self-nurture, with particular focus on amplifying the heart and recognising it as a central component to grief and an expression of unity. Movements will be relaxed, with an inquisitive focus on listening deeply to the body. No previous […]

Remembering Sue – a quilt-making workshop

Stretford Public Hall-1-4-Old Library (30)

In August 2023, Sue Ferguson died. Sue was a driving force in our early years when we set out to take Stretford Public Hall into community ownership. Her passion for the project was contagious. Sue got involved with every aspect of volunteering at Stretford Public Hall. As part of our Dead Good Stretford festival, we […]

Recurring

Cycling UK

Cycling UK’s exciting scheme, making cycling easier, is funded by Department for Transport and aims to support communities across England with free skills and confidence sessions and e-cycle loans to encourage them to consider e-cycles as an active travel option for everyday journeys. Trials are by appointment only, to be made directly with Cycling UK.

Elegy – a poetry workshop

In this workshop, we will look at the elegy and discuss how poets and artists have approached death in their work. Following this discussion, workshop participants will be invited to […]

Dead Good: a documentary

Join us for a screening of the documentary Dead Good, a sensitive and life-affirming documentary following three groups of people as they participate in the ritual of care after death. […]

Grief & breathwork workshop

Breathwork is a powerful tool for helping to regulate the nervous system, bring us into the body and quieten the mind. This workshop, with a focus on grief, will explore […]

Memory hoops: embroidery workshop

Join textile artist Hayley Mills-Styles in this hand embroidery workshop to create your own stitched memory hoop. Using a variety of fabrics, threads and trimmings you will create a pocket […]

Shrine making circle for pregnancy & infant loss

CANCELLED Community gatherings to honor grief are powerful acts of recognition and healing. In our shrine-making circle, we'll create space to acknowledge individual and collective loss. Together, we will craft […]