Help Birmingham Conservation Trust bring back a Heritage Angel Award 2015 for Brum

Birmingham Conservation Trust, the charity behind the rescue of several historic buildings in the city,.

Cabinet to Approve Support for Jewellery Quarter Lottery Funding Bid

Cabinet are being asked to approve plans to support a bid for lottery funding to.

Digital Archives Now Available on Assay Office Birmingham Website

The silverware, coins, and library collection of Assay Office Birmingham are now available to view.

‘Fortunes of War’

(The West Midlands at the Time of Waterloo) Review by Marie Haddleton “Although best known.

Coffin Works Workers Evening

The Newman Bros at the Coffin Works are having an evening where they are inviting.

A Sold Out Public Silver Visit Success at Assay Office Birmingham

Another fantastic and sold out day of Silver Visit’s took place recently at Assay Office.

Write Into the Future

At a time of financial uncertainty for museums and galleries a unique, volunteer-run Birmingham museum.

Historic Town Hall Birmingham Painting Comes Home!

An original artist’s impression of this iconic city landmark is to go on public display.

Westminster Abbey Service – Matthew Boulton

  The life of industrial revolution pioneer Matthew Boulton and founder of The Birmingham Assay.

Stamp of Approval for Assay Office Digital Plans

The Assay Office Birmingham, in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, has received a stamp.

New book How Birmingham was the World Centre of Steel Pen Nib Manufacturing

A new book written by Sutton Coldfield historian Brian Jones and volunteers at Birmingham’s Pen.

Front Cover – The Angels Crucible

This design by Rachel Thomas for a stained glass window in St. Paul’s Church in.

Last Chance this Year to View Assay Office Silver Collection

This is the last chance for the public to come into The Birmingham Assay Office.

Book Review – ‘Jewels of Our City’

by Jean Debney The above book is now in print ISBN Number 978-1-85858-480-5 and can.

Made In The Jewellery Quarter Day School

Sponsored by The Birmingham Assay Office Would you like to learn more about the diverse.

Charity on the Buses

On the 11th of November in 2011 the date was 11-11-11 and, as proud Brummies,.

School Children Return to the Jewellery Quarter

Story Marie Haddleton, Jewellery Quarter Heritage History is like a ‘wheel’ and what goes around.

Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Heritage Initiative Launched

On 6th September 2012 Jewellery Quarter Heritage was officially launched at the Vertu Bar in.

Reeves Badges’ Exhibition on Show in The Pen Room

Earlier in the year the old established company of Reeves Badges (Tenby Street) decided to.

New Heritage Magazine

A couple of snippets for the new magazine which came in over Christmas (from Colin.

Fantastic news for the Coffin Works

The Birmingham Conservation Trust has just been awarded a grant of £999,400 by the Heritage.

English Heritage Unveils Hidden Treasure

In 2008 English Heritage stepped in and acquired JW Evans – an extraordinary piece of.

Cash to Bring Cemetery Back to Life

A cash windfall will help reverse the devastation caused to an historic Birmingham landmark by.

Loans to James Watt’s Workshop at National Science Museum

(Courtesy ‘The Anchor’) A new exhibition at the Science Museum in London displays the original.

Appeal Launched to Conserve the Holy Grail of Lawn Tennis

A seemingly unremarkable brown book, now over 120 years old, is in urgent need of.

Looking Back to The Day Trip From Hockley

Nigel Grice of Ritz Jewellery brought the following two wonderful photos into York House, which.

Around Hockley

‘When Hockley was in the old Manor of Birmingham it was the largest district with.

Jewellery Quarter – Information Pavilion

With all the talk of demolishing the Information Pavilion because it doesn’t ‘fit in’ with.

Museum of the Jewellery Quarter Wins National

The museum has been named Best Small Visitor Attraction in the Enjoy England Awards for.

Shipton & Co in Spencer Street

My sister-in-law recently bought a copy of ‘The Jewellery Quarter’ it has brought back many.