New ‘We Made it Gallery’ at Thinktank

Wardens, Guardians, Directors, present and past Staff and family were all recently invited to a.

Andy Munro – A Fond Farewell but Not Goodbye

By Marie Haddleton, Pictures by Anna Gibson When writing about Andy Munro it is difficult to.

My Happy and Productive Years in The Jewellery Quarter

by Andy Munro, photo Anna Gibson All Hockley Flyer readers will already know of my.

Obituary – Canon Denis Claringbull (1933-2013)

Vicar and Industrial Chaplain St Paul’s Church 1985 to 1998 Denis passed away on 24th January.

Perry Beeches II School – Jewellery Quarter – Christmas Fayre

On Friday 14th December PBII staged its first Christmas Fayre in The Jewellery Quarter. Due.

Another Step on the Road to Being Smart and Green in Birmingham

Spending valuable time and fuel driving around the city in search of a parking space.

The Pen Room on Great Railway Journey’s

The Pen Room have told us the  BBC has changed Great Railway Journey’s running order..

Chiltern Railways Launches Fast Service Snow Hill to London Marylebone Rail Link

Chiltern Railways have successfully launched their brand new service from Birmingham Snow Hill, located in.

Live Reporting

We are going to try and report and send photos from future events. How it.

Official Unveiling of W Reeves Badges Exhibition

The official Guest of Honour at the official unveiling of the W Reeves Exhibition at.

Visit The Birmingham Assay Office and View its Private Silver Collection

The Birmingham Assay Office is pleased to announce that it is uniquely opening its doors.

Tears and Pride at The Assay Office AGM – With a Double Farewell

Kay Alexander was given a warm vote of thanks by her colleagues when she formally.

Bake-off at The Bullion Room

Local jewellers Rex Johnson & Sons took on staff at The Bullion Room in Hockley.

Latest addition to The Pen Room

A beautiful large model of the Globe Theatre is the latest addition to the wonderful.

Schoolchildren Return to the Jewellery Quarter (Part 2)

by Marie Haddleton Leader – Jewellery Quarter Heritage In the September issue I wrote about.

Overwhelming Generosity at the CMJ UK Jewellery Conference

The Company of Master Jewellers (CMJ) proved themselves to have hearts of gold when they.

Take a Look at the New Laboratory Website Today!

Make sure you check out the brand new Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office website.

Jewellers to Help Give Hope to Enslaved Women

Three Birmingham jewellers are proving to be real gems by offering hope to enslaved women.

Ladywood Day Centre Moves

The Ladywood Day Centre run by Creative Support moved from the Ladywood Community Centre earlier.

Dayus Square

Several people have contacted us regarding the apparent break-up of some of the block paving.

Cycling for Soweto

Suttons MD Maggie Nichols and Sales Director Geoff Field have completed their 300 mile sponsored.

Jewellery Quarter Heritage Launch

A new initiative for the Jewellery Quarter is Jewellery Quarter Heritage and is pleased to.

The King George IV Diadem

This beautiful replica of the King George IV Diadem has been made by Richard Witer..

Drop in Launch at Portofino

Portofino the Jewellery Quarter’s newest restaurant to open played host to the business ‘drop in’.

Team Birmingham Produced a Sterling Performance

Olympic fever has gripped the UK this week and Birmingham is no exception as it.

Bolt’s Spikes Fetch £25,000 At Charity Auction

On Monday 23rd July a pair of running spikes that belonged to world record holder.


Congratulations are in order to Bronya O’Sullivan and Steven Pitt (Plusgold) on the birth of.

Outing for Beneficiaries

Each year the British Allied Trades Federation (BATF) organises an outing for the beneficiaries of.

Her Majesty Receives Gift From The City Of Birmingham

As a 4,000-strong crowd waved union jacks and cheered the royal couple in Victoria Square.

For 2 Days Only – Book Now Birmingham Assay Office Silver Visits

The Birmingham Assay Office is pleased to announce that it is uniquely opening its doors.