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 […]

Death Cafe 28th Feb'17

Death Cafe 28th Feb'17

Join us for another relaxed and informal Death Cafe Birmingham at The Quaker Centre in Kings Heath on Tuesday 21st February from 7pm-9pm. The Quaker Centre provided a lovely, cosy atmosphere for two Death Cafes last Autumn so we’re pleased to have been asked to help facilitate another Cafe. Tickets are free but you do need to […]

Death Cafe 20th Jan '17

Death Cafe 20th Jan '17

Join us for another relaxed and informal Death Cafe Birmingham. This time we’re being hosted by Birmingham Museums and Art Gallery at their Handsworth, Soho House venue. Soho House is a Grade II listed 18th-century house which was the home of entrepreneur Matthew Boulton from 1766 until his death in 1809, and a regular meeting-place of […]

The Death Show - from our artists in residence

The Death Show - from our artists in residence

Artists in Residence There are not many funeral directors that can claim to have an artistic arm to their business. At A Natural Undertaking however we like to approach life differently, and we’re very excited to announce that for this year we will have two brilliant creative minds, Lucy and Antonia, working with us as our ‘Artists […]

Death Cafe 4th Oct 2016

Death Cafe 4th Oct 2016

Join us for another relaxed and informal Death Cafe Birmingham at The Quaker Centre in Kings Heath on Tuesday 4th October from 7pm-9pm. The Quaker Centre provided a brilliant, cosy atmosphere for the Death Cafe in August and we’re so pleased to be able to return to this venue. Tickets are free but you do need to […]

Nominated! But what is a Modern Funeral Director?

Nominated! But what is a Modern Funeral Director?

Good Funeral Awards 2016 We’re really proud to have been nominated at the Good Funeral Awards for the second year running, but with the nomination being for Modern Funeral Director of the year, and no specific criteria outlined it really got us thinking about what people might consider a ‘Modern Funeral Director’ to be. Having […]

Death Cafe 23.8.16

Death Cafe 23.8.16

Join us for a relaxed and informal Death Cafe Birmingham at The Quaker Centre in Kings Heath on Tuesday 23rd August from 7pm-9pm. Tickets are free but you do need to reserve your place. You can do this via the eventbrite website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk At Death Cafes people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. Our aim is […]

Blue Piano Festival

Blue Piano Festival

Garden Party in aid of St Mary’s Hospice Join us on Saturday 10th September from 3pm at Blue Piano restaurant in Birmingham for an afternoon of activities and music. The funds raised will go to St Mary’s Hospice in Selly Oak. Tickets are £25 per adult which includes barbecue food and welcome drink. (Children under […]

Death Cafe - 23rd March

Death Cafe - 23rd March

Join us for a relaxed and informal Death Cafe Birmingham at the very organic Kitchen Garden Cafe at 11am until 1pm on Wednesday 23rd March. Tickets are free but you do need to reserve your place. You can do this via the eventbrite website: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk At Death Cafes people drink tea, eat cake and discuss death. […]

Beer Festival Feb 2016

Beer Festival Feb 2016

After a successful festival last year, we’ve decided to sponsor another local beer at this year’s Moseley & Kings Heath Beer Festival. Organised by Moseley and Kings Heath Round Table, this event raises much needed funds for local charities – last year it raised £8,000. (Charity information here) Last year we set our name against the […]