World War 1 – Schools Performances

‘It is November 1914, The ‘Great War’ war is raging over three continents and the first trenches are about to be dug ……’ To commemorate the centenary of the outbreak of World War One, Blue Orange Theatre are offering local schools the opportunity to delve into the history of the Great War through two exclusive educational More...

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By MH On Thursday, September 18th, 2014

Betts Metal Sales – The Best of British

On the 26th September a number of businesses within the Jewellery Quarter will be involved in raising money for Macmillan Cancer Support by participating in ‘The world’s biggest coffee morning’. The event More...

By MH On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

World War 1 Memorials in Key Hill and Warstone Lane Cemeteries

Photo courtesy of Many people have contacted The Hockley Flyer recently regarding the two brand new War Memorials that have appeared in both Warstone Lane and Key Hill Cemeteries. After making More...

By MH On Sunday, September 14th, 2014

Perry Beeches News

Perry Beeches IV Opening The newest Secondary School – Perry Beeches IV – has opened in the Jewellery Quarter. It is based in the old Swan Kettle works in Albion Street. At the official opening the school More...

By MH On Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

Still Going Strong After 20 years – Jewellery Quarter Businesses Are Working Together

Beeline & Cre8 photo, Jo Holme, Tracy Gilmour, Peter Welch Jewellery quarter based business Beeline Promotional Items has been based in the area for over 20 years, in fact celebrating their 21st Birthday this More...

By MH On Monday, July 28th, 2014

VIP – Jewellery Valuation Website

A new valuation service for jewellery watches and silverware is providing a versatile yet straightforward high quality offer for valuations direct to the consumer. Its successful launch earlier in the year has More...

By MH On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Sara Preisler Gallery Presents: ‘If You Go Down to the Woods Today’

This exhibition runs 26th July – 26th September @ Sara Preisler Gallery, The Custard Factory Foraged and Forged Made in Sara’s very own studio, these striking pieces have defined ‘fold formed’ components, More...

By MH On Monday, July 21st, 2014

Call for Feedback on Cycle Improvements

Birmingham Cycle Revolution(l-r) Cllr Lisa Trickett, Cllr Tahir Ali, Cllr James McKay Proposals to improve cycling conditions on main roads are being revealed on Monday 7 July at the start of a six-week consultation More...

By MH On Tuesday, July 1st, 2014

Sew and Sew

The Crafts Collective has been set up by Felicity Tracey in a studio in Frederick Street, Birmingham – (you may remember her father Sgt. Gordon Tracey). To get to know people in the Jewellery Quarter they More...

By MH On Monday, June 30th, 2014

Birmingham PlayCare Network

Birmingham PlayCare Network is a play association that has been operating since 1995. We are a voluntary organisation working across Birmingham. In 2011 BPCN set up a scrapstore, which collects safe, surplus clean More...

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