Student Kate Delivers Spanish Recorder Lesson

(L-R) Ben Goodwin, external relations manager, BCU; Kate Allsop, post-grad student at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire; Will Juggins, business development and research intern, OTD. (Photo courtesy of BCU student) A Birmingham student has delivered the music lesson of a lifetime, after travelling to Spain to…

Local Jewellery Trade News

Cooksongold Launches Revamped Store

Cooksongold, the UK’s largest jewellery making supplier, is celebrating 100 years of being at the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. In 1918 Cooksongold, established a manufacturing site and sales office on Vittoria…

Winner of IoD West Midlands Director of the Year

Henry Deakin has been named as IoD West Midlands Director of the Year 2018 in the Family Business Category. With ten overall categories, the awards were open to directors from the private,…

Weston Beamor Inspires New Designers With Work Experience Prize

Weston Beamor will be giving a stimulating week of work experience, including access to jewellery CAD Designers, 3D Print Technicians and Master Craftsmen, plus £250 cash prize, at this year’s New Designers…

Local News & Business Profiles

Winter Edition of JQ Life magazine is Out!

This quarterly publication from the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District (JQBID) covers events, news and updates from the Jewellery Quarter. The front cover…

Lighting up The Jewellery Quarter

The countdown to Christmas will officially start when the Christmas lights are switched on in the historic Jewellery Quarter by Willard Wigan MBE,…

People

Birmingham Assay Office Appoints New Chairman

Birmingham Assay Office is pleased to announce the appointment of a new Chairman, Carol Brady MBE. Carol succeeds Kate Hartigan following Kate’s retirement…

WB – GECKO Senior Management Change

WB The Creative Jewellery Group are pleased to announce changes to its Gecko leadership team, with current Head of Sales and Operations, Ruth…

Training & Education

AnchorCert Academy Launches New Website

The AnchorCert Group continues to invest heavily in its training and education division, this week…

Gary Wroe – Volunteer of the Month

The University of Birmingham has named Gary Wroe, managing director of Birmingham jewellery manufacturer Hockley…

The New Standard Works – Vittoria Street

The New Standard Works sits prominently on the corner where Regent’s Place meets Vittoria Street.…

Art & Lifestyle

Enamel|Substrate

Bird bonbonnière replication, copper substrate (left) and artefact BI648 (right, image…

Entertainment

Student Kate Delivers Spanish Recorder Lesson

(L-R) Ben Goodwin, external relations manager, BCU; Kate Allsop, post-grad student at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire; Will Juggins, business…

Food & Drinks

Peel & Stone Pizza Coming to Jewellery Quarter!

Peel & Stone Pizza is finally coming to the Jewellery Quarter with a purpose-built oven at Birmingham’s favourite indie pub, The Church.…