New Range of Casting Alloys from ‘United’

United Precious Metals are launching a new range of casting alloys with Lanoire as the UK distributor. Serving twenty markets worldwide, the US company, United Precious Metal Refining, known as “the refiner of choice”, are introducing nine unique Brass and Bronze alloys. The initial range features yellow, red,…

Local Jewellery Trade News

Charles Green’s Live Project

Ruth Hallows and Tom Green. This year marked the tenth anniversary of Charles Green's ‘live project’ at the School of Jewellery in Birmingham. The students from the ‘Design…

Hockley Mint Offers Free Hallmarking on Same-day Casting Throughout December

Award-winning Birmingham-based jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint will offer its customers free hallmarking on any same-day casting items made throughout December. Hockley Mint has invested in the latest casting technologies to ensure that…

Deakin & Francis to Open First Flagship Store

After 230 years of designing and manufacturing the finest cufflinks and accessories, Deakin & Francis is set to unveil their very first flagship store on 1st November. Based in Piccadilly Arcade, London…

Local News & Business Profiles

The Mourning News

Leafy Cannabis Plants have been found in one of the J.Q Cemeteries. Should the owner wonder where these plants are now they are…

Leader of Birmingham City Council Outlines Vision for Jewellery Quarter

The Leader of Birmingham City Council (BCC) has outlined his vision for the Jewellery Quarter by expressing his commitment to preserve the historic…

People

WB Announce New Business Manager

Ed Hole, Business Manager - Weston Beamor

Ed Hole, Business Manager - Weston Beamor Weston Beamor are pleased to announce changes to its leadership team, with…

AnchorCert Appoints New Sales Director

Steve Hamon, The Assay Office Birmingham. Photograph by Martin Neeves Photography AnchorCert Group, including Assay Office Birmingham, is pleased…

Training & Education

Weston Beamor BCU Live Project 2018 Winner

Birmingham City University (BCU) School of Jewellery (SoJ) student Kai-Blu Triassi has won the annual…

Silicone to Silver: Jewellery like you’ve never seen before!

Final year students at the world-famous School of Jewellery will be unveiling their collections for…

Ruth Hallows Wins Weston Beamor’s Student Design Competition

Ruth Hallows wears her winning ‘Celestial’ wedding and engagement ring set.…

Art & Lifestyle

Subterranea

Monday 19th March – Friday 13th April 2018 What lies beneath is the subterranean. It’s…

Entertainment

‘The 4 Clowns of the Apocalypse’

At the Blue Orange Theatre In February 2018 after a successful opening where they received a standing ovation, The Absolute Theatre began…

Food & Drinks

French Dimension at Quintessential English Club

Chef Jonathan Chatfield has cooked up the recipe for success in the latest course of a career that has seen him return…