Resources: books, articles, poetry and pictures
Here you will find some interesting resources pertaining to the work of the Martinsey Isle Trust.
Where can I get more information nationally?

Advance decision to refuse treatment NHS website
Age UK 0800 169 6565 www.ageuk
Association of Natural Burial Grounds (part of the Natural Death Centre)
01962 712 690
Benefits Agency - Enquiry Line 0800 88 22 00
Carers UK 0808 808 7777
Centre for Death and Society
Compassion in Dying 0800 9992434
Cruse Bereavement Care 0844 477 9400
Death Cafe
Dying Matters 0800021 4466
Good Funeral Guide
Health Talk Online 01865 744209
Help the Hospices 020 7520 8200
Macmillan Cancer Support 0808 808 0000
Marie Curie Cancer Care 0800 716 146
National End of Life Care Programme 0116222 5103
Natural Death. Centre 01962 712 690
Office of the Public Guardian 0300 456 0300
Winston's Wish 01242 515157
Final Fling

Where can I get more information locally? ( )
A special feature about the Martinsey Isle Trust's research and visits to the bat population around Glastonbury Tor.
Click here .

Essays and Articles for download: Videos for download:
More videos to follow ...
Some of these were filmed under difficult circumstances. We apologise for their technical quality but hope you agree that their content mikes viewing worthwhile.

Useful Projects:
The Sammasati Support-Person Training
learning how to provide support for anyone wanting psycho-spiritual guidance through serious illness and for those who wish to pass through the process of dying consciously.
Maneesha introduces the training in this short video

Lavender Farm Project
The Dorset Lavender Farm Project Ltd., Sturminster Newton, a not-for-profit company which aims to provide opportunities for local people in a range of volunteering, training and supported work placement roles. Through this project, they are supporting, among others, Guy’s Marsh Prison, Shaftesbury, by providing such opportunities to prisoners
Panborough Hill
Nyland Hill - Andrewsey
Panborough Hill
The Martinsey Isle Trust and the Glaston Rose Humane Company Creating an idyll of Martinsey and Lidney Islands Natural Burial honouring life's sacred thresholds
The Martinsey Isle Trust was co-founded in 2002 by David Wasley, its inspiration, and Judith Pidgeon, its grounder

The Martinsey Isle Trust - Ivy Cottage - Bath Road - Sturminster Newton - Dorset - DT10 1DU - UK - Telephone: 01258 475 125
Registered Charity Number : 1135600
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