Kara’s Funeral Arrangements

Kara’s funeral will take place on Wednesday 1st February 2023 at 11:15am. We know that many people will wish to pay their respects, and her family are keen for everyone to be involved in some way – including those too ill to be physically present. An online book of remembrance has been created, where memoriesContinue reading “Kara’s Funeral Arrangements”

M.E Recorded As Underlying Cause of Kara’s Death

Today we share important news with you all: Kara’s death certificate has been issued, and it records myalgic encephalomyelitis as the underlying cause of her death.  The primary cause was sepsis,  a condition she suffered countless times due to her M.E-related immune dysfunction.  As many of you will be aware, poor understanding of M.E hasContinue reading “M.E Recorded As Underlying Cause of Kara’s Death”

A Heartbreaking Announcement

Dear friends.  We are heartbroken to tell you that Kara passed away this evening.  She was at home, with her family by her side.  We know that this news will come as an enormous shock to everyone, as it has to all of us.  Although we were aware that Kara’s life expectancy was likely toContinue reading “A Heartbreaking Announcement”

New Single Coming Soon!

A special message to you all from Kara, as dictated to her dad This week it was my 32nd birthday, and just over two years since I released my first album, It’s Still M.E. Its success still amazes me today, and the fact that I am near to releasing my second album is something IContinue reading “New Single Coming Soon!”

Darkness, Hope and Special News – An Update from Kara

The following piece has been written by Kara herself Thank you for being my light For four years I have lived in a dark place. But it has been pierced with multiple small beams of light which, added together, have given just about enough light to help me keep going.  If you haven’t guessed yet,Continue reading “Darkness, Hope and Special News – An Update from Kara”

Tough Times for Kara – And Album Anniversary

A warm and long-overdue hello to all Kara’s supporters. Thank you for staying with us, and we’re sorry it’s been so long since we updated you. Unfortunately Kara is not at all well. As she explained in a recent Facebook post: “I’ve been getting some lovely messages from many of you privately checking how IContinue reading “Tough Times for Kara – And Album Anniversary”

Kara Chats to Dolly Parton

Sorry we’ve been quiet for so long!  Unfortunately Kara continues to have a really difficult time.  She was able to spend a few days at home over Christmas, but other than that has been almost continually in hospital since September. The exciting news is that her music continues to be noticed in high places.  OverContinue reading “Kara Chats to Dolly Parton”

The Amazing Liam Hicks

Hi everyone, it’s Kara here. (With a little help from my team!) I hope you’re all as ok as can be. I’m pleased to say that I’m doing much better than I was a couple of weeks ago – though as you know, ‘much better’ in our world is still a state of many challenges.Continue reading “The Amazing Liam Hicks”

BBC Radio Nottingham Interview

Firstly, a huge thank you for all the messages of support and concern for Kara following our last post. Kara remains in a fragile condition but has been slowly improving over the past week, and has been touched by all the well wishes sent her way. This morning she was well enough to be interviewedContinue reading “BBC Radio Nottingham Interview”