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Mentally Yours: Dealing With Dad’s Suicide

“I did all the wrong things” Paul McGregor is the Founder of Men’s Fashion Mag. He lost his father to suicide when he was 18\. He chats to Ellen about the challenges he faced sharing his story, the lack of support for bereaved families and going out clubbing!  Stay in touch with Mentally Yours on …
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Mentally Yours: Helping Bereaved Children

“She just said ‘Dad died this morning'” Mark Lemon’s Dad died when he was 12 years old. Now a children’s author, Mark’s latest book aims to help children to deal with bereavement. He chats to Ellen and Yvette about shock, family and awkward conversations.  Stay in touch with Mentally Yours on Twitter and our private …
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GriefCast: Ep. 9 Kayleigh Llewellyn

Cariad talks to writer, comedian + improviser Kayleigh Llewellyn (BAFTA Rocliffe, Stella, Hospital People, Casualty) about a year in her life which was filled with grief. Kayleigh lost several members of her family over a brief period, from her Nan to her nephew and she talks with true courage about a horrific time. As ever …
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GriefCast: Ep. 8 David Baddiel

Cariad talks to comedian and writer David Baddiel (Newman & Baddiel, Fantasy Football League, The Infidel, Three Lions, a lot of stuff) about the sudden death of his mum. As ever they talk about grief, making art out of pain and his Dad’s ongoing dementia. You can tweet the show @thegriefcast, follow us on instagram …
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GriefCast: Ep. 7 Beth Rylance

Cariad talks to actor and comedian Beth Rylance (School of Comedy, Plebs, Cardinal Burns) about the death of her mum. As ever they talk about grief, memories and what not to say to young children. You can tweet the show @thegriefcast, follow us on instagram @thegriefcast or email us thegriefcast@gmail.com because you are not alone. …
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GriefCast: Ep. 6 Mac Twins

Cariad talks to DJ’s, writers and presenters, Alana and Lisa Macfarlane, otherwise known as The Mac Twins. As ever they talk about grief, shock and the difficulties of dealing with death differently to your siblings. You can tweet the show @thegriefcast, follow us on instagram @thegriefcast or email us thegriefcast@gmail.com because you are not alone. …
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The Problem Gambling Podcast, Season 3, Episode 5 – Interview with James Grimes (from The Big Step‪)‬

Interview with gambling reform campaigner, James Grimes, from the UK organisation, ‘The Big Step’ – a charity project that was founded in 2019 by a recovering gambling addict and by Gambling with Lives, a charity set up by bereaved families of young men who took their own life as a result of their gambling addiction. …
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GriefCast: Ep. 4 Sara Pascoe

Cariad talks to comedian and writer Sara Pascoe (Mock the Week, Qi, author of Animal, Edinburgh Comedy Nominee, it’s basically and endless list…) about the death of her Grandfather when she was a child. As ever they talk about grief, memories and ice cream. You can tweet the show @thegriefcast or email us thegriefcast@gmail.com because …
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GriefCast: Ep. 5 Katy Wix

Cariad talks to comedian and actor Katy Wix, (Not Going Out, Agatha Raisin and The Anna & Katy show) about the death of one of her oldest friends. As ever they talk about grief, the difficulties of losing someone you’re not related to and dealing with the pain through medication. You can tweet the show …
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GriefCast: Ep. 3 Jon Harvey

Cariad talks to writer and producer Jon Harvey (The Armando Ianucci show, Time Trumpet, The World of Simon Rich) about the loss of his brother. As ever they discuss grief, London 2012 and having to tell someone else about a death.
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You OK? Podcast: Ep 21 Grieving without the usual rituals

Chartered Clinical Psychologist, Dr. Ursula Bates, talks about the role rituals play in helping us to process our grief, what alternative options might be available for us at the moment and how the wider community can continue to support people in their grief, despite restrictions.
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GriefCast: Ep. 2 Jayde Adams

Cariad talks to comedian Jayde Adams (Edinburgh Best Newcomer Nominee, Winner of Funny Women) about the death of her sister. As ever they discuss grief, still being angry with people who are dead, and the pain of missing.
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