Weston Beamor joins ‘Make Works Birmingham’

‘Photography Roger Shafi. Courtesy of Workshop Birmingham’. Weston Beamor has become the twenty-first business in the Birmingham region to join ‘Make Works Birmingham’ www.makeworks.co.uk/birmingham) a unique online platform which links local manufacturers, material suppliers and fabricators with those who work in the creative sector. The website’s More...

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By MH On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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Weston Beamor Casts Historic Civic Chains

Sara Sweet (far left) and Craig Snape (far right) of Sonkai with the Mayoral party at the presentation of the new chains which was held in Norwich on 13th October. When jewellery retailer Sonkai won a competition More...

By MH On Monday, November 28th, 2016
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Caroline Street Tree Planting Progress

The trees have now been planted in the bottom part of Caroline Street, as well as much of the paving etc. in place. Work has also started on the top half of the Caroline Street boulevard with the road being marked More...

By MH On Friday, November 25th, 2016
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It’s Time to Start Feeling Festive!

The Centrepiece Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Jewellery and Precious Objects is back at Symphony Hall, Birmingham (23 Nov – 23 Dec 10.30am – 10pm 2016, daily) for the 19th time with twenty jewellery More...

By MH On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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‘Slower is Safer’

20mph speed limits come into force across large parts of Birmingham from Monday (October 10). The speed limits will apply on residential roads in all or parts of Aston, Bordesley Green, Brandwood, Hodge Hill, Ladywood, More...

By MH On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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Boundary Changes – ‘Soho & The Jewellery Quarter’

Chamberlain Clock It has now been confirmed that the new boundary changes mean that The Jewellery Quarter will move from ‘Ladywood’ ward and will be known as ‘Soho & The Jewellery Quarter’, which will More...

By MH On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter Keeps It Clean

Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter streets have been spruced up following a community clean up organised by the Jewellery Quarter BID (Business Improvement District) on Friday 16th September. After a call out for More...

By MH On Saturday, October 22nd, 2016
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Caroline Street Tree Planting

Work has now begun on planting trees in a central reservation the length of Caroline Street which, as well as being good for the environment, should make it much safer for pedestrians, cyclists and vehicles.  More...

By MH On Wednesday, September 14th, 2016
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Retirements at Imperial Yard Ltd – (Yard-o-Led)

Brothers Dennis and John Freeman have decided to retire after 45 years working together at Yard-o-Led in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, Dennis completing 51 years, and John 45 years commencing in April 1971. Dennis More...

By MH On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016
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Andrew Berry Partnership Betts Metal Sales

The leading precious metal experts, Betts Metal Sales, have partnered with Andrew Berry, a professional Goldsmith, Bench Jeweller and instructor for over 28 years. After recently acquiring neighbouring jewellery More...