Jewellery Quarter Festival 2016

Following the storming success of its first year, Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Festival is back and better than ever! Running from Friday 22 July to Sunday 24 July, visitors to the Quarter will be More...

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Intergem 2016: Spot on Paraiba

Ring Paraiba tourmaline, Richard Hans Becker, Idar-Oberstein The Paraiba tourmaline is one of the most sought-after gemstones in the More...

Assay Office Birmingham Raises over £8,600 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity

Assay Office Birmingham has raised over £8,600 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity through the building of its new headquarters More...

The School of Jewellery Short Course Programme

Click on image to download brochure The School of Jewellery has announced its short course programme for 2016, and particularly of More...

Frosty Brown’s Opening Offer – 20% Off to Our Readers

Frosty Browns of 55 Caroline Street, who opened their first kitchen in March 2016, are offering all our readers and colleagues 20% More...

Norse Forge Jewellery

+ Adam Marshall is a designer jeweller who is just about to launch his first line of products. The pieces are all designed and hand More...

Talbots Group to unveil new trade-focused website

Talbots Group will launch a new website in April, offering a fresh format that will make it easier for trade customers to order its More...

‘In•ti•mate1’ Opens at Contemporary Applied Arts, London

Jo Pond – Programme Leader – School of Jewellery ‘Jo Pond’s most recent jewellery works can be seen as re-incarnated More...

Blue Orange Theatre Presents The Importance of Being Earnest

The dependable Jack Worthing, a pillar of the community, is profoundly in love with Gwendolyn Fairfax, daughter to the imposing Lady More...

Assay Office Birmingham Raises over £8,600 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity

Assay Office Birmingham has raised over £8,600 for Birmingham Children’s Hospital Charity through the building of its new headquarters in the Jewellery Quarter. Working with More...

The School of Jewellery Short Course Programme

Click on image to download brochure The School of Jewellery has announced its short course programme for 2016, and particularly of interest are the Masterclasses which should More...

Assay Office Birmingham

(Follow-on from April’s News Item) The Birmingham Assay Office invited people from the Trade to attend a meeting to discuss their concerns over hallmarking in Mumbai using More...

More TV for the Skin Practice

The Skin Practice has been busy showcasing its latest treatments on TV. Channel 4 filmed a non-surgical face lift as part of a 4-part series of programmes called “Make me a famous More...

Frosty Brown’s Opening Offer – 20% Off to Our Readers

Frosty Browns of 55 Caroline Street, who opened their first kitchen in March 2016, are offering all our readers and colleagues 20% off their order as an ‘opening offer’ on More...

Obituary – Sarah Morfoot

Trollbeads UK Responds to Passing of Fable Trading founder Sarah Morfoot Katharine ‘Sarah’ Morfoot, the founder and former More...

Obituary – Rex James – Clock/Watch Repairs

The picture shows the three generations of clock-makers/repairers. ‘My grandad James William James left the army More...

Industry Experts to Lead AnchorCert Academy’s New Exposed Courses

AnchorCert Academy, the industry-facing educational arm of Assay Office Birmingham, will welcome experts in the fields...

AnchorCert Academy Unveils New ‘Exposed’ Courses

Assay Office Birmingham’s AnchorCert Academy has unveiled brand new courses for 2016 to meet the changing...

AOB Announces Another New Partnership

Assay Office Birmingham continues to forge a new, ambitious future for itself and the jewellery trade,...

Cooksongold Debuted Their Platinum Advanced Metal Powder at Baselworld

Cooksongold, part of the Heimerle + Meule Group, exhibited at Baselworld Jewellery Fair, which took place 17th More...

AnchorCert Analytical Launches World First!

The AnchorCert Analytical Laboratory at Assay Office Birmingham (AOB) has launched the first Multi-Territory Test for lead and cadmium in jewellery..

Justin Wilson: “I couldn’t live without my Desktop laser”

Justin Wilson started out in the jewellery trade as an apprentice at London jeweller Graff Diamonds in 1974. After gaining experience..

Time Running out to Purchase Small Offices in St Paul’s Square

Small businesses looking to purchase their own self-contained offices are encouraged to consider the rare opportunity More...

Greater Icknield Transformation Vision

A vision for the sustainable transformation of the area between the City Hospital and Edgbaston Reservoir has been approved. The Greater..

Plans Unveiled For Birmingham’s First PRS Scheme

The plans were presented at a public consultation today (Wednesday 30th September). The first phase includes 320 studio, one, two and..

The Giftware Association Lifestyle App

It’s finally here! The Giftware Association Lifestyle App is the GA’s way of thanking all its members, and giving something back to the..

Jewellery Quarter Festival 2016

Following the storming success of its first year, Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Festival is back and better than ever! Running from Friday..

New Acquisition for Betts Marries Innovative Design with 250 Years of Heritage

Precious metals specialist the Stephen Betts Group is fashioning new markets with the acquisition of Unity Wedding Bands. The sale will..

Intergem 2016: Spot on Paraiba

The Paraiba tourmaline is one of the most sought-after gemstones in the world. Its incredible beauty and rarity have made it..

New Dates for Inhorgenta Munich 2017

In order to avoid an overlapping with the carnival season, Inhorgenta Munich has responded by postponing the dates initially planned for..