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Our mission is to ensure that everyone documents and shares their wishes. Sharing important information now can help reduce the emotional burden, confusion and costs associated with illness, death, dying and remembering in the future.

Our free to use planning software, ongoing campaigning and education is having a positive impact across the UK. Some of our stories are shared in the ‘Recent News’ area below

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Recent news

MyWishes featured in the Standard Newspaper

Yesterday MyWishes was featured in the The Standard Newspaper. The article explore the work that we have undertaken to date and was supported by Google’s Digital Garage.   To read the…

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Womens Cancer Support Service

Specialist Women’s Cancer Support Service

We would like to send out a warm "welcome" to members of the Specialist Women’s Cancer Support Service who are using MyWishes. We hope that you find value in MyWishes and the features available. The…

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Speaking on BBC Scotland (Radio)

Facebook's announce Tribute's feature Yesterday our founder spoken on BBC Scotland about the importance of planning for death. He also spoke about what social media and other technology companies are…

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Grieving in a digital world (video)

How the internet is changing the way we grieve A video about grieving in today's digital world features MyWishes. It was recently released following the Digital Legacy Conference in Siena College,…

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Professor Green

Professor Green speaks about the importance of photographs and bereavement

Professor Green recently spoke to the BBC about power of photographs and their significance after someone we care about dies. Professor Green then explores how society and our relationship with…

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MySpace

MySpace loses all content uploaded before 2016

This recent data loss has once again highlighted why it is important to backup the photos and videos we upload online. In the coming weeks both Google+ and Flickr will be taking down media and…

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Russell Brand death

Russell Brand addresses grief

Russell Brand has has addressed many social and economical aspects of life and society over the years in both his standup comedy shows, his Youtube channel and podcasts. It is great that Russell has…

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Wendy

What is a celebrant?

We recently spoke about end of life planning and MyWishes at the annual Celebrants Convention. Whilst there we caught up with Wendy Coulton a fully qualified Civil Funeral Celebrant. In the video…

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How technology has changed my life as a ‘End of Life’ Doctor

Dr Ollie Minton   Hello my name is Ollie Minton... I love my phone / my iPad and they are essential parts of life. It is not the clichéd work life balance more like a detachable cyborg component…

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Remembering David Bowie on the streets of Brixton, London

The night David Bowie died On the night of David Bowie's death me and a few friends decided to head into Brixton in London where David Bowie was born. A celebration of his life was organised that day…

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