Shortlisted - Birmingham Post Awards

Shortlisted - Birmingham Post Awards

Birmingham Post Business Awards 2018 Last night we met some of the sponsors and other companies that have made the shortlist. We met on the 16th floor of the Park Regis Hotel which has a stunning view across the city (more of that to come in a future post!). Having chatted to a number of people […]

So very literary...

So very literary...

October is the month for Literature Festivals it seems, and this year we’re excited to have been invited to both the Birmingham Literature Festival and the Cheltenham Literature Festival. Including death and dying within these important cultural calendar events is music to our ears, especially when we’re asked to contribute! Please do take a look […]

Festival May 2017

Festival May 2017

This May we’re very excited to be organising a festival as part of the Birmingham community group: BrumYODO The festival is taking place during Dying Matters Awareness Week from 6th -8th May in partnership with mac at Cannon Hill Park and Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery. Booking for the festival is open now and is […]

Modern Funeral Director

Modern Funeral Director

We can hardly believe that a year has passed since being awarded Green Funeral Director of the Year in 2015, and now we have been awarded Modern Funeral Director of the year at the national Good Funeral Awards 2016. We know that a large number of families and people we work with nominated us for […]

Dying Matters 2016

Dying Matters 2016

Every year in May, the Dying Matters coalition host an awareness week across the UK. The aim is to encourage people to have the #BigConversation- talk about their wishes for the end of their life. The approach is to provide stimulating, friendly and practical support to those having what are often seen as difficult conversations […]

Small Biz 100

Small Biz 100

Small business is big business in the UK and we’re really proud to have been selected as one of the 100 businesses to be profiled as part of the national ‘Small Business Saturday’ campaign for 2015. Small Business Saturday is a grassroots campaign which is aimed at highlighting and celebrating the many and varied small […]

Kings Heath Festival

Kings Heath Festival

It was great to be part of the second ever Kings Heath Street Festival on Sunday 13th September. With thousands visiting the York Road and Heathfield Road attractions, we were kept on our toes throughout the day. Whilst it might have seemed a little strange to see a cardboard coffin at a street festival our […]

Green Funeral Director

Green Funeral Director

We feel so proud to have been given this award of Green Funeral Director of the Year 2015 at the Good Funeral Awards on September 5th. It has been a real privilege to have helped so many families create such moving and personal farewells, and it demonstrates that with a little bit of thought ‘green’ […]

Good Funeral Awards

Good Funeral Awards

We’re so delighted to have been selected from hundreds of nominees to go through to the final stages of this year’s glittering Good Funeral Awards ceremony at the University of Winchester on Saturday 5 September 2015. We’ve been shortlisted for the prestigious national title of Most Promising New Funeral Director of the Year, as well as Green […]