JQBID Festival 2018

The Jewellery Quarter (JQ) Festival is returning this month so come and Join in to.

The Friends of Key Hill Cemetery & Warstone Lane Cemetery Latest

The Friends have been busy with Clean Up day in Key Hill Cemetery on Saturday.

Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Show Visitors a Yellow Card

With pubs closing at a rate of 18 a week across the country and the.

Fly Tipping Horror In Key Hill Cemetery

On Saturday 5th May at around 5,00 pm, some disrespectful person dumped a load of.

The Mourning News

Leafy Cannabis Plants have been found in one of the J.Q Cemeteries. Should the owner.

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.

Friends of Key Hill Cemetery and Warstone Lane Cemetery

Extracts from The Mourning News Spring is on its way A lovely picture taken by.

Sunken Graves Safely Filled In

These graves were discovered by the ‘Friends’ in a badly sunken state near to the.

NatWest Branch at 22 Frederick Street to Close

The RBS and NatWest Banks announced just before Christmas that they are closing 259 branches.

Trace Your Ancestors

A new digital searchable database, containing around 1.5 million burial and cremation records, has been.

A Birmingham potter realises his ambition…

Potter Andrew Matheson from Sutton Coldfield has long had the desire to make large vases..

Friends of Key Hill Cemetery & Warstone Lane Cemetery Latest News

Clean-up Day 15th October The weather was kind for the Friends’ volunteers on the Clean-up.

News from ‘The Friends of Key Hill Cemetery & Warstone Lane Cemetery’

Trees and Lighting At the Heritage Open Day on Sunday 10 September 2017 the Police.

Birthday Gems Lore & Myths - A quick Guide
A New ‘Gem’ of a Booklet by YBA Publications

A very colourful and attractive booklet has been published by YBA Publications. Although only 20.

New Site for The Hockley Flyer

The Hockley Flyer has a new website which features a similar design but uses an.

The New Standard Works, Vittoria Street – Hive Cafe and Bakery Opens!

The Ruskin Mill Trust’s refurbishment of the ‘New’ Standard Works began with the completion and.

JQ BID’S Third Jewellery Quarter Festival

29th – 30th July The third annual BIDS Jewellery Quarter Festival is back this summer,.

The Dual Works

The Dual Works is a shared creative studio situated at 23A Kenyon Street, in the.

A New Chamber of Horrors

by Mark Haddleton Many readers will remember the ‘Chamber of Horrors’ which we featured in.

Jericho Foundation’s Big Lottery Fund Grant for ‘Labour for Change’

The Jericho Foundation is delighted to announce it has received £314,000 from the Big Lottery.

Cartercutts Expand, Move Premises & Win NAJ Service Supplier of the Year 2016!

Cartercutts have expanded their activities and also moved from 49 Vyse Street to larger premises.

Midlands Marketing Agency Acquires Birmingham Design Firm

Midlands marketing communications agency Voiceboxx have recently expanded their operation with the acquisition of Birmingham-based.

Snow Hill Tram Stop re-named St Chad’s

Snow Hill Metro Tram stop (next to Snow Hill Rail Station) is to be re-named.

WM Lord Mayor Candidate Meets Mark and Marie

On two occasions during her campaign to become the first West Midlands Lord Mayor, Lib..

Burning Soul Brewing Ltd

Chris Small tells Mark at The Hockley Flyer “The name comes from us having the.

New Benches for Cemeteries

Two new, very attractive, benches have appeared, one in Warstone Lane Cemetery and one in.

Konnichiwa Design

We are a small design studio formed in 2014, specialising in many areas of design.

Jewellery Quarter Women Shine in UK Poetry Awards

The Emma Press has been awarded the £5000 Michael Marks Award for Poetry Pamphlets. The.

JQ Shines Bright for Christmas 2016

On Friday 18 November, over 700 people gathered in the Golden Square, to witness the.

Weston Beamor joins ‘Make Works Birmingham’

Weston Beamor has become the twenty-first business in the Birmingham region to join ‘Make Works.