Rebranded NEC Shows for 2020 and 2021

Businesses prepare to return for the rebranded show, Jewellery, Watch & Fashion at Autumn Fair in Se ptember 2020, and Spring Fair in February 2021. Trade show Jewellery & Watch is celebrating a successful 2020 edition, bolstered by its move to Hall 1 of the NEC, Birmingham, and…

Local News & Business Profiles

Birmingham Announces Measures As Part Of New Emergency Transport Plan

Birmingham City Council has launched its Emergency Transport Plan, outlining plans for a wide range of measures to support walking, cycling and public transport throughout the city, in light of the impact…

Lily Jones Flowers

Business as usual at Lily Jones Flowers except it's telephone orders for plants and flowers only. Call 0121 448 7830 to arrange safe and contactless (free) delivery locally...

Romantic Dreams Become Local Hub for Brum Scrubs

Replacing wedding veils with scrubs, ‘Romantic Dreams’ - a bridal boutique in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter - has become the local centre for Brum Scrubs with thousands of scrubs being created for local…

Warstone Lane Post Office

During the Coronavirus Lock down, the Post Office located in the Big Peg. at 119 Vyse St, Birmingham B18 6JS will be open at the following times: Mon-Fri 1.00pm – 5.00pm -…

Local Jewellery Trade News

Birmingham Assay Office Re-opens its Gem Lab

Like many other businesses, the Birmingham Assay Office temporarily closed its doors on Tuesday 24 March for three weeks as…

Weston Beamor Latest

‘Following UK Government direction and the re-opening of the Assay Office, we are pleased to confirm that Weston Beamor will…

Notice from Betts Metal Sales

Due to Government restrictions Betts Metal Sales unfortunately only have limited capabilities to process orders at present. There is a…

People

WJN Appoints Creative Director

The Women’s Jewellery Network has announced a new appointment to its senior directorate team, with the addition of jewellery industry media and events…

Rolf Picker New MD of Messe Muenchen do Brazil

Messe München has selected Rolf Pickert to become Managing Director of its Brazilian subsidiary, Messe Muenchen do Brasil Feiras Ltda, based in São…

New Interim Chief Executive for Birmingham City Council

Birmingham City Council (BCC) has today announced the appointment of Chris Naylor as its interim Chief Executive as part of an agreement with…

Training & Education

Birmingham Assay Office Free Access to Course

As everyone continues to socially self distance, it’s now more important than ever to stimulate…

BAJ Launches Short Course Programme for 2020

The British Academy of Jewellery has announced its programme of short courses for 2020. Running…

BAO Launch Business Course for Creative Entrepreneurs

A new course aimed at creative entrepreneurs, led by Dr Gordon Hamme, will take place…

Art & Lifestyle

Grassy Social Distancing Solution

To enable people to use the city’s parks and open spaces safely during the coronavirus…

Entertainment

GREAT Birmingham Fun Run Cancelled

Due to the COVID-19 outbreak the Great Birmingham10K. Fun Run has been cancelled, causing disappointment to the organisers and Runners, but there’s…

Food & Drinks

Anderson’s Amongst 50 Most Romantic Restaurants in the UK in 2020

With Valentine’s Day now gone for this year, February restaurants across the nation were striving to be the go-to destination for diners…