Find out about the fantastic range of events which took place around the UK for Dying Matters Awareness Week in 2024. Many are still happening or are yet to take place!

You can explore events in your area via the interactive Google map, or event listings by region.

Based in Scotland? Demystifying Death Week is run by Good Life, Good Death, Good Grief and took place at the same time as Dying Matters Awareness Week (6-12 May). 

What's Dying Matters Awareness Week?


Starting conversations about dying is often not as hard as you might think.

Every year, people around the country use Dying Matters Awareness Week as a moment to encourage all communities to get talking in whatever way, shape or form works for them. In 2024, Dying Matters Awareness Week took place from 6 - 12 May and focused on the way we talk about Dying Matters. 


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Dying Matters events by region


Dying Matters Awareness Week in 2024 took place from 6 - 12 May. Explore the events by region, below.

Next year, don't forget that you can submit your own Dying Matters Awareness Week event with us and get it listed on this page for free.