Diary of Events

***It will come as no surprise that due to the COVID 19 situation our planning for the festival is very difficult, but we are hoping that the festival will continue and will update you when we know more. Until then we hope you stay safe and well***

FULL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS TO BE LISTED APRIL 2020

Drawing on the 350 stories Liz has gathered through four years of touring with her show Outside the Box – A Live show about Death (www.fullcircleproductions.org.uk) and also using additional material, PCCS will be publishing her book Outside the Box – Everyday Stories of Death and Life this autumn. It will be launched on Thursday October 29th 2020 at Blackwells Bookshop at the start of the fourth Kicking the Bucket festival in Oxford. Alongside the stories it contains expert commentary and advice on the themes arising by a wide range of experts from palliative care doctors and nurses, grief counsellors, funeral directors, Child Bereavement UK and Winston’s Wish, Blue Cross Bereavement line, SANDS, a midwife, end of life planners, hospice chaplains, The Natural Death Centre and Good Funeral guide and celebrants. It will also provide a wide range of further resources and advice points in different fields.

DATES FOR YOUR DIARY (Full programme of events will be released in April 2020)

21-23rd October 2020 – workshop at Charney Manor with Liz Rothschild and Rose-Anne O Hare ‘Weaving Death back into Life’ – https://www.charneymanor.com/events/

29th October Launch of Outside the Box – Everyday Stories of Death and Life by Liz Rothschild published by PCCS. Blackwells Bookshop. Time TBC | James Norris will also speak on digital legacies.

Friday 30th October – Home Funeral movement event | Performance of RIP by Human Story Theatre Company

Saturday 31st October – ‘Kicking the Bucket Day’ at Ark T – details TBC | Day of the Dead Ceilidh with Kismet at Wovercote Village hall 7.30pm – come dressed to kill.

Sunday 1st November – day of workshops and events details TBC

FULL PROGRAMME OF EVENTS TO BE LISTED APRIL 2020