St. Paul’s Church Summer Fete and Picnic

Sat 14th Sept 2019 14:00 – 17:00 Sun 15th Sept 2019 - 12.00 noon onwards St Pauls Picnic 14th Sept See out the summer with a picnic on the St Pauls church grounds. Please give a minimum donation of £15 , by making this donation you will also…

Local News & Business Profiles

St Paul’s Club Still Going Strong but no Longer in St Pauls Square

'By way of introduction my name is Dan Norman and I am the President of St Paul's Club. One of my members brought to my attention an edition of the Hockley Flyer…

Canal Adopted in Jewellery Quarter

The JQNF is adopting the Farmers Bridge flight of locks, most of which run through the JQ. The next session is Sun 6 October (11am) followed by Sat 2 Nov (1pm); Sun…

Next chapter at The Blue Orange

The Blue Orange Theatre was officially opened in 2011 by Birmingham-based theatre producer Mark Webster and has since been run by Blue Orange Arts. JW Theatres are delighted to be taking over…

St. Paul’s Church Summer Fete and Picnic

Sat 14th Sept 2019 14:00 – 17:00 Sun 15th Sept 2019 - 12.00 noon onwards St Pauls Picnic 14th Sept See out the summer with a picnic on the St Pauls church…

Local Jewellery Trade News

Vittoria Street Gallery – Space/Craft Exhibition

Exhibition: Monday 14th October – Friday 1st November 2019 Celebration and Artist Talk: Wednesday 30th October 2019 from 6pm –…

Hockley Mint Announce Change of Opening Hours

Hockley Mint have announced a change of opening hours from April 2019. This change is because a large number of…

New Building for University’s School of Jewellery

Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery is set to expand, following a new building acquisition in the city’s St Paul’s…

People

Dr Timothy Schroder – Prime Warden of the Goldsmiths’ Company for a Second Term

Timothy Schroder, Prime Warden (2019-20) photo Judy Skupny. The Goldsmiths’ Company is pleased to announce that Dr Timothy Schroder…

Gary Wroe – Appointed New BAO Warden

Birmingham Assay Office is pleased to announce the appointment of a new trade Warden, Gary Wroe, Managing Director of Hockley Mint, following the…

OBITUARY – Former BATF President, John Todd

John Todd (Centre) It is with great sadness that we report that former BATF President, John Todd, passed away…

UK Jewellery Trade News

WJN Celebrates 2nd Birthday with New Website

The Women’s Jewellery Network celebrated its second-year anniversary in August with plans to mobilise its community and amplify…

Training & Education

Birmingham Assay Office Creates New e-Learning Platform

Birmingham Assay Office has created an online hallmarking course, available on their e-Learning platform via…

AnchorCert Academy Launch New e-Learning Courses

AnchorCert Academy, a division of the AnchorCert Group, have announced the launch of their new…

Benevolent Society Launch Fuller Foundation

The Benevolent Society, the charity of the British Allied Trades Federation (BATF), is pleased to…

Art & Lifestyle

Life’s Journey – The art of Katherine Mary Fryer 1910 – 2017

Exhibition at RBSA Gallery, Brook Street, Birmingham B3 1SA. 2nd – 21st September 2019 The…

Entertainment

Next chapter at The Blue Orange

The Blue Orange Theatre was officially opened in 2011 by Birmingham-based theatre producer Mark Webster and has since been run by Blue…

Food & Drinks

Under the Arches – Arch13 – First Birthday

‘May 10th 2019 marked the day that our little bar under the Arches turned one year old. (Arch 13). Of course, as…