New Magazine Distribution stands

Before Christmas Mark has been busy not only putting the magazines out but also some environmentally friendly card stands for The Hockley Flyer. Each one holds around 20 copies of the magazine. "Most of our regular distribution points were delighted with these and can be seen at many…

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New Magazine Distribution stands

Before Christmas Mark has been busy not only putting the magazines out but also some environmentally friendly card stands for The Hockley Flyer. Each one holds around 20 copies of the magazine.…

The ‘Jasper Carrott’ Tram

Birmingham comedian Jasper Carrott with Laura Shoaf from Transport for the West Midlands and Alejandro Moreno of the Midland Metro Alliance. On November 14th, 2019 Jasper Carrott (our…

Sew Confident Birmingham

‘The UK’s only sewing tuition franchise, Sew Confident opened their first Birmingham studio to help people sew, de-stress and be social on 1st December! 'Sew Confident will teach you how to make…

Jewellery Quarter Museum’s New JIR (Jeweller in Residence)

A talented local jewellery designer has been crowned the Museum of the Jewellery Quarter’s second Jeweller in Residence. Winning designer, Vanessa Miller, will work from the museum regularly over the next year…

Local Jewellery Trade News

The Angel Listers Awards

As a continual quest for the liberation of empowerment of women through fashion and design Christopher Shellis designer and creator…

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…

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Marion Wilson Leaving Birmingham Assay Office

Marion Wilson, The Assay Office, Birmingham.Photograph by Martin Neeves Photography - www.martinneeves.com - Tel: +44 (0)7973 638591 - E-mail:…

Ya’akov Almor x WJN

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

Edinburgh Assay Office’s Chief Executive & Master Assumes International Chairman Role

Scott Walter, who is the Chief Executive and Master of the Edinburgh Assay Office will take up the role of Chairman of the…

Training & Education

Birmingham Assay Office Help Promote Career-related Learning in Primary Schools

Birmingham Assay Office were recently approached by LOUD (Live Out Your Dreams) to produce a…

University Lands Prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize

Birmingham City University has been named the winner of a prestigious Queen’s Anniversary Prize in…

Gem-A Accepted into SCIE Database

Leading gemmology education provider, Gem-A (the Gemmological Association of Great Britain) is pleased to announce…

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

2019 Christmas Lights Switch-on in JQ

The annual Jewellery Quarter Christmas Lights Switch On organised by JQBID took place on Friday 15th November and was a roaring success!…

Food & Drinks

Damascena Brings the Middle East to The Jewellery Quarter

 After recently winning Best Café/Bistro of the Year both regionally and nationally, at The Food Awards England 2019, Damascena opened the doors…