News and Events Archive

Posted: August 22nd, 2018

BBC Horizon Documentary - STOPPING MALE SUICIDE - This will be broadcast on BBC2 on Wednesday 22nd August 2018 at 9pm

Posted: August 22nd, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell joins Mick Coyle from Radio City in Liverpool to share her story and to ask people to support her survey that will find out the true impact of suicide on those who lose loved ones.
Sharon’s hoping more than 7000 people join it ahead of a the deadline on Aug 31st.

Posted: August 8th, 2018

Dr. Sharon McDonnell was invited to write a blog about her  Winston Churchill Memorial Travel  (WCMT) Travel Fellowship, which involved visiting Australia and New Zealand to learn about the work being conducted in Australia and New Zealand.  The blog includes a link to her WCMT report.

Posted: August 3rd, 2018
Winston Churchill Memorial Trust have issued their annual report

Posted: July 20th, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell and Paul Higham are honoured to have been invited by the Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, to attend an afternoon tea at the House of Lords.

Posted: July 19th, 2018

We are proud to launch our 1st newsletter.

Posted: July 16th, 2018

Many thanks to Marsha McAdam for inviting Paul Higham, Director of Suicide Bereavement UK to attend the Greater Manchester Adult Mental Health Service User Network Launch in Manchester.

Posted: July 6th, 2018

Invited to attend Greater Manchester Adult Mental Health Service User Network event in Oldham. Andy Burnham, Myor of Greater Manchester isis one of the speakers.
Suicide Bereavement UK will be having an exhibition table 

Posted: July 5th, 2018

Attended SOBS Conference in Gloucester: Student Mental Health - 'Dont Gamble with your life' run by our dear friend Trish Thomas MBE, their longest serving volunteer. 


Posted: June 25th, 2018

Dr Sharon McDonnell presented at the Thomas Morus Academy in Cologne to discuss her research into suicide bereavement. She was invited to speak by Andrea Walraven-Thissen RN MHP, Strategic Critical Incident Manager, Suicide postvention Speaker, Author and expert in Psychotraumatology.

Posted: June 11th, 2018

Sharon was thrilled to be invited to give a talk at her local Samaritans AGM in Bury, Manchester.

Posted: May 31st, 2018

Sharon was invited to take over Neville Southall's twitter account from 7pm until 9pm.She talked to many of Nevilles followers, encouraging and motivating, mainly men, to take part in her suicide bereavement survey http: