Pen Museum wins HLF Support for its Flourishing Project

Inside the Pen Museum The Pen Museum, based in the Argent Centre in Frederick Street has received £90,000 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) towards a project set to see the museum secure its future More...

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Deakin & Francis – Celebrating a ‘Gem’ of an Anniversary’

Henry and James In the year of 2016 Deakin & Francis are proud to be celebrating a ‘gem’ of an anniversary – with More...

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 More...

Police Station to Close but Keeping PCSOs

There has been a police station in the Jewellery Quarter for over one hundred years but, despite efforts by the local community to More...

20 Years of Growth and Success for Rofin in Daventry

Rofin-Baasel UK is celebrating its 20th Anniversary in 2016 with a strong track record of growth and success stretching over 20 years. More...

Fei Liu Fine Jewellery Celebrates 10th Anniversary in Beijing

Yellow diamond necklace, bracelet and earrings set, featuring 40 carats of cushion cut fancy yellow diamonds, with halos of pave yellow More...

The World’s Largest Jewellery Marketplace to Open in March

As the world’s largest jewellery marketplace, the HKTDC Hong Kong International Jewellery Show and the HKTDC Hong Kong International More...

Toolme.co.uk – A Boon for Students

A new website for second hand jewellery tools – Toolme.co.uk was the idea of Martyn and Pat Thatcher; both have Art degrees and More...

All Lit up For Christmas 2015

This great picture was taken by PCSO Matt Jones. On Friday 13th November, after a weather forecast of high winds and pouring rain, More...

Anchor Adds Final Touch to New AOB Building

Assay Office Birmingham wanted a bold Anchor – the AOB’s long-time emblem – to stand proudly on the front of its new building. The design brief was something not More...

AOB Unveils Moving Video. ‘New Site, New Era, Same Expertise’

Assay Office Birmingham has launched a video that follows its relocation to its new state-of-the-art premises on Moreton Street, in the heart of the bustling Birmingham Jewellery More...

Double Celebration at the School of Jewellery

To celebrate his 10th anniversary as a jewellery designer, Fei Liu auctioned four pieces of jewellery and donated the proceeds to Birmingham’s Childrens Hospital, and showcased More...

Police Station to Close but Keeping PCSOs

There has been a police station in the Jewellery Quarter for over one hundred years but, despite efforts by the local community to reverse the decision, Vyse Street Police Station More...

Colin Giles Retires as Curator of The Pen Room

Colin receives the presentation of a cheque from Larry Hanks as a token of Colin’s dedication to The Pen Room. Brian Jones, (who tragically died just after his book about More...

Estilo Interiors Beefs Up Senior Management Team

Birmingham-based fit-out company Estilo Interiors has beefed up its management team with a senior appointment to drive growth More...

Weston Beamor Strengthens its Team

The Birmingham casting house and bespoke jewellery manufacturing company, Weston Beamor has announced two new appointments More...

AOB Announces Another New Partnership

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

The School of Jewellery’s 125th Birthday Future Technology Event!

20th August 2015 Are you associated with or part of the UK’s jewellery and giftware industries?...

School of Jewellery launches MA in Metal Manufacturing Technologies

An ‘Innovative Metal Manufacturing Technologies for Industry’ masters degree will be launched at Birmingham City University’s...

AnchorCert Analytical Launches World First!

The AnchorCert Analytical Laboratory at Assay Office Birmingham (AOB) has launched the first Multi-Territory More...

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..

Toolme.co.uk – A Boon for Students

A new website for second hand jewellery tools – Toolme.co.uk was the idea of Martyn and Pat Thatcher; both have Art..

Plans Unveiled For Birmingham’s First PRS Scheme

View of Great Charles Place looking down Ludgate Hill. The plans were presented at a public consultation today More...

Assay – Plans Approved

At a recent Planning Meeting, Planning Permission was given to TCN UK to start work on the 1st Phase of the..

Assay Office Birmingham Opens the Doors to New Purpose-built Facility

After 137 years of being based in its historic workplace in Birmingham’s Newhall Street, Assay Office Birmingham is now safely re-established..

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..

Christmas Carols with Birmingham Bach Choir

The Birmingham Bach Choir returns to the Jewellery Quarter for their always anticipated traditional Christmas service – Nine Lessons and Carols..

Deakin & Francis – Celebrating a ‘Gem’ of an Anniversary’

In the year of 2016 Deakin & Francis are proud to be celebrating a ‘gem’ of an anniversary – with an..

Fei Liu Fine Jewellery Celebrates 10th Anniversary in Beijing

Fei Liu Fine Jewellery teamed up with world renowned fashion magazine, Harper’s Bazaar, to host a celebratory VIP afternoon tea event..

Seminar Programme – Keeping Abreast of the Times

Digital revolution, changing consumer behaviour, social media trends: these are evocative topics and big challenges for the jewellery and watch industry...