Grief

Grief, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

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“The coronavirus death toll is devastating – so why am I struggling to feel anything?”

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Lauren Geall
  • Long Reads

    7 practical ways to support a loved one who is grieving

  • Laura Whitmore talks about grief over Caroline Flack
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    Laura Whitmore’s raw confession about grief teaches us a valuable lesson

  • Coping with grief: hand holds up yellow flower against a grey sky
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    Why Bob Geldof's comments about the “infinite” abyss of grief are so important

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Miscarriage: what to say to a friend who is going through loss

If you’re lost for words, here are two that it’s easy to start with.

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Amy Swales
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“Taking my dad to Dignitas was the hardest thing I’ve ever done, but I don’t regret it”

Dianne took her terminally ill dad to Dignitas to die. Now, she is campaigning for assisted dying to become legal in the UK.

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Dealing with grief: why it’s OK to feel sad about the death of a celebrity

Here’s what to do if you’re impacted by grief, according to a psychologist.

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Millie Milliken
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Life

Don’t ever judge someone for grieving in their own way

Laura Whitmore has been criticised for attending the Brits so shortly after Caroline Flack’s death. This grief shaming needs to stop.

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Kayleigh Dray
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The conversation we need to have about Caroline Flack

Love Island’s Iain Stirling has called for people to “be kinder” in a spine-tingling tribute to his co-star.

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8 of the most comforting podcasts to listen to if you feel lonely

Loneliness affects us all. Whether you need some company in the middle of the night or to know you're not alone in grief, find a comforting podcast here.

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Jess Denham
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Life

P.S. I Love You is getting the movie sequel of your dreams

Romcom fans, assemble! Here’s everything we know about Postscript so far…

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Kayleigh Dray
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Zoe Ball talks grief on Desert Island Discs.
People

Zoe Ball’s words on coping with grief are an incredibly reassuring listen

She joined Lauren Laverne on the Desert Island Discs podcast.

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Hollie Richardson
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Life

Lizzo’s speech about Kobe Bryant perfectly sums up how many of us are feeling

“All the little problems I thought were big as the world were gone.”

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Jessica Rapana
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Lizzo's best quotes on self-love, empowerment and body confidence.
People

Lizzo opens up about the pain of losing her dad

The singer has shared how her grief made her think she didn’t have “a purpose for being a musician”.

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Aiden Wynn
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People

Celine Dion just gave a powerful speech about grief

The Canadian singer paid tribute to her late mother during her Miami show on Friday, and fans were visibly moved.

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Harriet Marsden
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Amy Swales
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What living ‘in the moment’ really means, by someone with incurable cancer

“I allow myself to experience the sadness and have a good cry. I’ll carry it to bed and, thankfully, it lifts by morning.”

Carrie Fisher and Billie Lourd
People

Billie Lourd just reminded everyone that it’s OK to grieve at Christmas

"Be kind and patient with yourself. Don’t grieve in silence. You’re not alone."

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

What Rev Richard Coles can teach us about staying positive in the face of adversity

He has been sent homophobic letters since losing his partner earlier this week.

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Natalie Cornish
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This powerful open letter proves there is no right way to grieve

It’s completely valid to feel disenfranchised grief. Here’s some advice on how to cope.

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Catherine Renton
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“How I’ve learned to cope with grief at Christmas”

“This is a time to create your own rituals that heal, nurture and comfort you. And I promise you, it gets easier.”

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Poorna Bell
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People

Busy Philipps’ tribute to her late colleague is a must-read for anyone suffering a loss

The actor honoured her talk show’s editor in the most powerful way.

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Life

So, is The Aeronauts actually as good as everyone says it is?

Spoiler: Felicity Jones’ new film may just be her best performance yet.

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Kemi J Williams
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Francesca Brown
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The 11 best fiction and feminist reads for November

From Elizabeth Strout to Emma Forrest, these 11 incredible books will excite your mind and heart this winter.

Why you need to talk to your family about grief.
People

“Why it’s important to talk about death with your family”

From funeral arrangements to organ donation, it’s important our family knows our views.

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Poorna Bell
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