Working with the Antiques Trade

SafeGuard Jewellery Valuation Service is being asked to value an increasing amount of antique jewellery.

Demand for Diamond Inscription Grows

Diamond laser inscription is becoming more and more popular as customers appreciate the benefits of.

Score 6 Sixes with Suttons!

Celebrate the inaugural 20/20 Winner Takes All cricket match between England and the Stanford Superstars.

Forty Years in the Jewellery Trade for Stephen Betts

This month marks 40 years in the trade for Stephen Betts, managing director of the.

New Assay Office Lab Website

The Birmingham Assay Office has launched a standalone website dedicated to all the services offered.

Jewellery Quarter Marketing Initiative News

Following the sterling efforts of businesses to support last year’s Christmas TV Campaign, we were.

H S Walsh Open House

H S Walsh are delighted that their Birmingham Branch, 1-2 Warstone Mews, Warstone Lane, in.

Sea, Sun, Sand … and Silver

Cookson Precious Metals is celebrating the arrival of summer by reducing the prices of a.

Cashing in on High Gold Prices

The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office is seeing the impact of the recent high.

Cookson Celebrates British Silver Week

As the British silver specialists, with the trade’s largest stock of silver and silversmith’s products,.

Major Slowdown in Hallmarking Figures

After a flat January, escalating precious metal prices inevitably took their toll and the number.

School of Jewellery Winners – Domino competition

Each year Domino is proud to sponsor a competition for HND students of the School.

And the Winner is…

If you visited Sutton Tools stand at the recent Spring Fair you may have noticed.

Assay Office Celebrates a Successful Spring Fair

The Birmingham Assay Office celebrated a very successful Spring Fair where for the first time.

Assay Office Private Silver Collection on Show at Spring Fair 2008

The Birmingham Assay Office Stand (Hall 17 Stand B40) at the Spring Fair will feature a.

New Showroom at Betts Metal Sales

Betts Metal Sales have now opened their New Showroom and told the Hockley Flyer: ‘The new.

Major Exhibition of English Church Plate

In the summer of 2008 the Goldsmiths’ Company will hold a major exhibition of English.

Hallmarking Figures- An Upward Trend …

The total number of articles hallmarked across the four UK Assay Offices was up 6.3%.

BJA Congratulates Students

More than 40 students from the University of Central England in Birmingham were celebrating last.

The Bead Loft

The Bead Loft is a brand new addition to the Jewellery Quarter. There you will.


Producing over one third of all the jewellery made in the UK, the Jewellery Quarter.

All Action at Sutton’s Big Event

Sutton’s Sales Manager Joshua Kindness discusses the tremendous time and cost saving benefits of the.

Customer is King (and treated like one!)

With 50 years casting experience Merrell Casting goes from strength to strength. With the introduction.

Krypton Factor-y!

Back in 1990 a Bag Man named Jamie Blackburn realised he was spending so much.

News From Sutton’s

Gift Vouchers If you are ‘stuck’ for a gift idea, why not give them a.

British Jewellers’ Association Prize Giving Ceremony

On 28th November the Annual Students Award Ceremony was held at the UCE School of.

New Product Development

West Midlands based jewellery manufacturers are to receive support from European Regional Development Funds for.

Brilliantly Birmingham

Look out for this year’s Brilliantly Birmingham season. This year will see a glamorous and.