Community Activities

FM & J Wait take great pride in supporting the local communities in the areas surrounding our branches throughout Lichfield and Tamworth. We regularly organise and participate in local events and charity fundraising activities, which we will update here.

tamworth-care4acuppa-2015 St Giles Hospice Care 4 a Cuppa fundraising eventFM & J Wait Funeral Directors of Lichfield and Tamworth both supported the St Giles Hospice ‘Care 4 a Cuppa’ fundraising event. Both branches held a drop.......Read More
EasterEggPoster Easter Egg Collection 2015This Easter 2015, we collected easter eggs to donate to local causes. We kindly asking the local community to bring in Easter Eggs to donate to the appeal and your.......Read More
lichfield-pancake-race Lichfield Pancake Race 2015On Tuesday 17th February Dave Timms and Oliver Jeavons took part in the annual Lichfield Pancake race. To the peel of St Marys Church, which are rung especially for the.......Read More
image9 Tamworth Pancake Race 2015Another fun filled Pancake Race in Tamworth this year saw the team from F.M. & J Wait Funeral Directors flip their way to first place in the business category. The.......Read More
L-R Funeral Arranger Dorothy Harris, Marie Bright representative from Carers Association of Southern Staffordshire, Funeral Arranger Angela Harvey of FM & J Waits, Lichfield Christmas Selection Box Appeal 2014The team at F.M. & J. Wait’s in Lichfield coordinated a Christmas selection box appeal this year. Thank you to all those members of the Lichfield community who.......Read More
window-display-remembrance-tamworth Tamworth Branch Remembrance Window DisplayIn November 2014 our branches created window displays for Remembrance month. Along with our activities on Remembrance Sunday and Armistice Day, we organised a display of.......Read More
Recycle your bra campaignYou can drop into the Tamworth branch of FM & J Wait Funeral Directors and support the local Tamworth Wellbeing and Cancer Support Centre. All we’re asking is.......Read More
plant-a-poppy-poster Plant a Poppy 2014This year, during Remembrance month, we launched our Plant a Poppy campaign and invited you to call into our branch for a free pack of Poppy seeds, for you to plant in.......Read More
Christmas-memorial-tree-tag-2014 Christmas Memorial Service & Tree BlessingEach Christmas F.M. & J. Wait host our Annual Memorial Christmas Tree Campaign in Tamworth and Lichfield. Those who have lost loved ones can come into our branch and.......Read More
lichfield-arboretum-remembrance-duke-of-wessex-salute National Memorial Arboretum Tuesday 11th November 2014The team of FM & J Wait, Angela Harvey, Wilf Charles and Pat Burgin took two limousines of volunteers from the local hospice and members of the local community to.......Read More
Free Will Writing and Funeral Plan Day 2014Both FM & J Wait branches held a Free Will Writing and Funeral Plan Day at Tamworth & Lichfield on Tuesday 21st October 2014. We invited visitors to come along.......Read More
FMJW-death-matters Questions about death – Drop in Cafe LichfieldA drop in café with a difference opened its doors in Lichfield to give people the opportunity to discuss matters surrounding the topic of dying and death. A group of.......Read More
Macmillan Family Fun Day Wait's Team Macmillan family fun day raises over £350 at F.M. & J. WaitA family fun day was held in Lichfield at the weekend, in aid of Macmillan Cancer Support. The event, which took place on Saturday 27th September, was a variation of the.......Read More
church-hall-redecoration1 Painting of St Leonard’s Church Hall, DordonFuneral Director, Luan Moreton was contacted by the vicar at the Church after they had previously heard about F.M. & J. Wait’s refurbishment at Wilnecote. We.......Read More
Macmillan Coffee Morning 2014 FM & J wait The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning F.M. & J WaitOn 26th September 2014, Macmillan Cancer Support held their annual fundraising event “The Worlds Biggest Coffee Morning”. F.M. & J. Wait supported this.......Read More