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TaxAssist Accountants

Office 750 120 Vyse St Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 296 7171
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TaxAssist Accountants is a national network of accountants who are experts in helping small business owners and self-employed individuals with all of their tax and accountancy needs. We service over 50,000 clients and have a wealth of experience in the small business market.

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Technical Team Solutions

109F The Big Peg 120 Vyse Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6NF

01216380700
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The mission of Technical Team Solutions is to try and eradicate the candidates and hiring managers view of the traditional recruitment agency. Using over twelve years of experience of the IT recruitment market place, together with our knowledge of our clients culture means we can provide a dedicated, creative, innovative and successful partnership.  Technical Team Solutions ensures our clients have the candidates they want and need.

Our focus is to deliver our customers niche, creative and talented employees, the majority of which, are not on regular job boards. We dedicate a huge amount of resource to finding the Midlands best technical talent, through a number of sources, including some of the UK’s largest job sites, Head Hunting and technical referrals. Technical Team Solutions have helped co-found and mould the Midlands largest technical events, which provides a unique environment for technically gifted people to meet each other and share their knowledge. We really do care about the experience of all our customers and nothing gives us more satisfaction than placing people on the right career path with some of the UK’s most innovative organisations.

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Tesco Express

Great Hampton Street Birmingham

0845 026 9822

Opening Hours:
Monday - Sunday 06.00 - 23.00

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Tetras Gems

1st Floor, 22 Regent Place Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3NJ

0121 2369628
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Established in Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter in 2015, Tetras Gems sources and supplies rare and fine quality gems and minerals for collectors and jewellers across the world.
Created by four aspiring gemmologists while studying at university the world’s first BSc in Gemmology and Jewellery Studies, as well as our invaluable Gem-A qualifications, we hail from four different continents, possess excellent networks and a wish to provide the best rocks in the world.
Our mission is to continue to learn, to collaborate and source rare and beautiful gems & specimens. We have some excellent plans for the future and it would be a pleasure if you can be part of that.
Building strong working relationships with clients and collaborators is core to our vision. Please never hesitate to contact us if you have something particular you’re looking for, or you feel there is a project you’re working on that we can assist in. 

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Thames Williams Accountancy

The Big Peg, 120 Vyse Street, Hockley, Birmingham, B18 6NF

0121 288 9700
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Opening Hours:
Weekdays 09:00-17:30

We are small business accountants in Birmingham offering accounting, tax and payroll services to actively help businesses grow.

Thames Williams Accountancy has one simple belief. “If our client’s businesses grow, we grow as a firm”. Everything we do as firm is to help our client’s business grow through innovative and strategic manners.

We pride ourselves on not just being accountants. We are Forward Accountants, looking ahead of the curve not only with legislations but modern business practices. The people who benefit most from this approach is not us, but our clients and hopefully you.

Our clients look to grow their businesses and themselves for the long term. This is why we would like to know not only your business but, you the owner on a personal level as well. This helps us build our services to our clients, helping us dig further into the numbers.

We love to talk to passionate people about their ideas and businesses. So why not swing down for a cup of tea or coffee if that is your thing.

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The Art Of Floristry

23b Augusta Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JA

Lily Jones - 0121 448 7830
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The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company

Jewellery Quarter Birmingham

07703 287640
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The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company was founded by Silversmith and experienced Jewellery training consultant Dawn Meaden-Johnson. Dawn has over 12 years’ experience advising makers on their training requirements and arranging tailored courses to suit. All courses are taught by Jewellery trade professionals within their own workshops on a one-to-one basis.

One-to-one courses for individuals or companies in these areas:

  • Tips of the Trade in a specific technique
  • Learn new practical techniques or business skills specific to the Jewellery Industry
  • Update knowledge base in areas such as Gemmology

Jewellery Making Experience Day: The Beginners 1-Day Introduction to Making

This course was created by Dawn to help enthusiasts or beginners get expert advice at the start of their creative process with practical help from professional Jewellers.

This 1-day course in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter can be arranged for up to two persons.

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The Big Peg

120 Vyse Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 604 7770
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Stunning offices and workshops to rent at affordable prices, within the heart of Birmingham Jewellery Quarter.

Conference rooms also available for hire at competitive prices call 0121 604 7770 or follow us on Twitter @Thebigpeg

The Birmingham Assay Office

PO Box 151 Newhall Street, Birmingham B3 1SB

0871 871 6020
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Opening Hours:
Our trade counter is open from: Monday - Thursday: 8.30am - 4pm Friday: 8.30am - 1pm Our switchboard is manned from: Monday to Thursday: 8.15am - 4.30pm Friday: 8.15am to 1pm

The main function of The Birmingham Assay Office is to test and hallmark precious metal items as required by the Hallmarking Act. It is the largest Assay Office in the world and was founded by an Act of Parliament in 1773.

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The Blue Cube

57 Frederick Street Studio 2 Birmingham B1 3HS

0121 270 8656
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Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9am - 5.30pm

The Blue Cube are a digital agency who supply a wide range of services including; web design and development, as well as app development for mobile and web. They also provide complimentary products such as; digital strategy, SEO and creative consulting services.

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The Blue Orange Theatre

118 Great Hampton Street Birmingham B18 6AD

0121 212 2643
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The Blue Orange Theatre is a professional producing theatre based in the Jewellery Quarter. They produce up to ten in house productions per year as well as hosting visiting companies.  They also hold regular classes, workshops and events for both adults and children.

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The Brook Welding Company

1 Mary Ann Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 1RL

0121 200 3900
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Opening Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 7.00am - 4.00pm Friday: 7.00am - 12.00pm

Started in 1949 The Brook Welding Company has over 60 years’ experience in supplying large steel fabrications to industry.

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The Brown Lion

18 Hall St, Birmingham B18 6BS

Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday 16:00 - 23:00
Friday 14:00 - Late
Saturday & Sunday 12:00 - Late

A historic Birmingham pub has been brought back to life by a team of young Birmingham buddies who are looking to add to a further string to an already growing nightlife bow.

Fronted by Bryan Elliott, The Brown Lion on Hall Street, in the heart of the Jewellery Quarter, has undergone a dramatic refurbishment and has reopened after a number of false dawns since the pub’s heydey in the 1970’s and 80’s.

The revamped pub will offer a range of beers, ciders and cocktails from across Britain and the world as well as a food menu, which has been designed by Simon Dunmore from the acclaimed ChiiliDogs.  There is also live entertainment, community events and a growing list of cultural events designed to offer the residents of the Jewellery Quarter, and growing number of visitors, something different to the current offering in the area.

The interior has been completely transformed by a local furniture maker and matches luxury leather sofas with more modern designs and finishes including hessian sacks, cow hide, and polished wooden floors. The bar area has also been revamped to aid customer experience and open the whole venue up. It has room for 150 customers across a number of different areas.

The Care Workshop

214F The Big Peg 120 Vyse Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 638 0740
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The Care Workshop is able to provide a service for a wide range of needs. From overnight care, grocery shopping, daily chores, medical appointments to a house cleaning service to suit your requirements, through to 24hour personal care 7 days a week.

We promise to keep the people close to you informed of your care, furthermore we take instruction from you and/or your main advocate as to who should be involved in the regular review and assessment of your care plan.

Progressive attitude in providing experienced carers so we never lose sight of respect and dignity that are fundamental to your care plan.

Our team is made up of like-minded individuals that have a collective passion for providing a quality of care without compromise. There is no hesitation to roll up our sleeves and provide a steadfast approach to the tailored support required.

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The Challenge

52 Charlotte Street Birmingham B3 1AR

0121 772 3567
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The Challenge is the UK’s leading charity for building a more integrated society. We work on a local level to bring together people from all ages, ethnicities and walks of life, connecting communities and building trust.

In Birmingham we run two programmes, NCS and HeadStart.
NCS is a government-backed programme which brings together young people from diverse backgrounds, providing them with strong skills for life, work, and adulthood

​HeadStart gets young people volunteering in their local community so that they mix and meet with people from all walks of life. It inspires young people to volunteer by guaranteeing everyone who does so an interview for a part-time job.

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The Chinese Medicine Clinic

The Chinese Medicine Clinic 205F, the Big Peg 120 Vyse street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B18 6NF.

0121 293 8587
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Opening Hours:
Appointment only

Established in 2008 and have gained an enviable reputation for quality Chinese Medical treatments which are safe, gentle and effective, including acupuncture, Chinese herbal medicine, remedial massage and Cupping therapy.

At the Birmingham Chinese Medicine Clinics, we strive to create an environment that embraces wellness. By developing a trusting, healing partnership, we are able to facilitate your healing by uniting science with an ancient medical art. Our vision is to promote wellness, Mind, Body & Soul, to people around the world through the use of acupuncture, counselling and wellness coaching. We are committed to delivering a one-stop service for Chinese medicine for our customers, from treatment on-site to placing orders on line for truly authentic Traditional Chinese Herbal Medicine of the very highest quality. We are passionate about sharing knowledge with you to enhance your life on your journey to wellness.

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The Chocolate Quarter

1A Spencer Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6DD

07438 347864
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Opening Hours:
Tuesday, Thursday-Friday: 11.30 am - 4.00 pm
Sunday, Monday, Wednesday: Closed


We are a new and exciting chocolatier in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter we provide handmade intense flavoured chocolates as an alternative to mass produced tasteless chocolates in supermarkets and high streets. You won’t find our own exclusive creations anywhere except in our chocolaterie or at TheChocolateQuarter.com. The best place for handmade luxury chocolates and gift hampers.

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The Church

22 Great Hampton Street Birmingham B18 6AQ

0121 448 3866
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Opening Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 12pm - 12am
Friday and Saturday: 12pm - 2am
Sunday: 12pm - 11pm

Come and kneel at the high altar of culinary decadence. Nestled in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter, sits a pub with a twist, down home Louisiana cookin’ meets French Bistro elegance. Add a Sazerac on the side and you’ll see there is more than a nod to the state’s illustrious French patronage. – See more at: http://www.churchjq.co.uk/#sthash.yDRwiEhi.dpuf

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The Co-operative Food

7 Newhall Square Birmingham B3 1PW

01212120140

Opening Hours:
Monday to Sunday: 7am - 11pm

Services include in-store bakery, costa coffee, ATM, Pay-point and Lottery

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The Coffin Works

12-15 Fleet Street Birmingham B3 1JP

0121 2334785
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The Coffin Works offer a characterful events space for hire in the heart of Birmingham, only a few minutes’ walk from the train stations. Set in a  grade II* listed factory built in 1894, it is a unique setting for team meetings, conferences, concerts, festivals, theatre performances, private and corporate parties.

The Coffin Works also has unique offices/workshops to rent at competitive prices.  For more information, please visit our website.

For the Museum aspect please visit Newman Brothers at the Coffin Works here.

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The Crafts Collective

The Crafts Collective, 1st Floor Studio 53a Frederick Street Jewellery Quarter B1 3HS

07532048555
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The Crafts Collective offer a whole range of creative services including craft workshops, parties and one to one tuition. We run workshops in our studio or we can visit you in your workplace, school or home. We offer workshops to groups, individuals, hens, children, adults, families, mums to be, brides to be, corporate teams, schools, community groups and everyone in between! You can visit us to learn a variety of crafts from dressmaking, rug making, ceramics and screen-printing to name a few. With all of our workshops we serve tea, coffee, biscuits, maybe even the odd cake or cocktail for very special events! Visit our website for a full list, we update & add exciting workshops every month. We also offer facilities to those wishing to deliver their own workshops or use our creative resources.

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The Drop Forge

6-10 Hockley Street, Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6BL

0121 448 4578
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Opening Hours:
From 11am everyday

Relaxed venues where it’s comfortable to have drinks with friends, lunch with colleagues or dinner on a special occasion. Even on days off you’ll find us in the pub.

Whether it’s a sandwich, a pint of ale or a ribeye steak, we’re looking to bring great quality every time. We work hard to deliver this at a price point that represents value for you.

A great local creates a hub for the community.  For us it’s not about stiff, super-efficient formal service. It’s about getting to know our customers and making them feel welcome.

We didn’t know a lot about this fascinating area when we  developed The Drop Forge. But it’s a great place to be. Creative industry and creative people make for a lively community.

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The Education and Careers Corporation

3 Northampton Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6DU

0207 965 7455
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday: 9.00am - 5.00pm

The Education and Careers Corporation is an independent education firm committed to enhancing education through the development of education and career support solutions

Our work in Education and career development helps transform education systems globally, improve the academic performance of students and create more career opportunities.sfa logo (002)

  • Career Guidance and Development***
  • Help with Career Planning and Career Choices
  • Looking for Graduate Employment opportunities
  • Considering starting your own business
  • Thinking of furthering your studies abroad
  • In need of Academic Support services

TECC aims to create equal opportunities for all learners and jobseekers.

Admissions: 0121 314 9827/8

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The Eight Foot Grocer

15 Caroline Street Birmingham B31TR

0121 448 2388
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Opening Hours:
Mon - Fri 0730 - 2000
Sat 0900 -1700
Sun 0900 -1500

The Eight Foot Grocer is a Kitchen and Pantry  that sells a selection of hand picked award winning produce from local food and drink producers, aswell as treats from further afield.  We provide a daily changing menu of fresh and tasty breakfast and lunch or why not pop in at the weekend for our relaxed brunch. Great coffee, homemade produce and a friendlyknowledgeable service are always in stock.

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The Floating Spa

23-24 Hall Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6BS

0121 448 7977
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Birmingham’s first Floating Spa offering floatation therapy also known as Restricted Environmental Stimulus Therapy (R.E.S.T). Enjoy the benefits of floating weightlessly, supported perfectly and free from the sensation of gravity. Floatation can benefit anyone and everyone; used for stress relief, recuperation, muscle recovery, meditation and much more. Experiences may differ but the benefits are universal.

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The Gem Studio

203, The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Birmingham B1 3HS

07792 685899
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The Gem Studio is an importer and dealer of gemstones and diamonds which provides a relaxing and inspirational atmosphere where you can discuss your ideas with designers to create your vision.  They make sure to capture and produce your unique design  using the latest 3D technology, after which their talented craftsmen and women use traditional techniques to bring your jewellery to life in precious metal and the gemstones of your choice.With 50 years collective experience in traditional and antique methods of jewellery design and manufacture, their experts will guide and advise you throughout the creation of your unique piece of jewellery. They also specialise in  repairs and the reconstruction of a treasured or lost heirloom.

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The Gold Bullion Company

The Jewellery Business Centre 95 Spencer Street Birmingham B18 6DA

0121 523 1047
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We are The Gold Bullion Company. As part of Sabre Jewellery, we are a long established family-run bullion dealer specializing in gold and silver bars and coins.

We’re authorised resellers of Royal Mint, Metalor and Umicore branded bullion and stock a huge range of products available in a range of weights to purchase online with your VISA/MasterCard or Bank Transfer. Orders are available to collect in person or delivered direct by secure and insured next day delivery.  Our customer sales and service team is our most valuable asset and we take great pride in our extensive independent customer reviews.

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The Guildsman Jewellery Gallery

86 Spencer Street Birmingham B18 6DS

0121 236 7888
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The Guildsman Jewellery Gallery is a spectacular retail environment for designers and makers of the finest contemporary fine jewellery and silverware. You will find a dazzling variety of styles and techniques on display, all coming direct from the hands of the makers. Connect directly to some of the best makers in the country, many of them expert as bespoke work and commissions.

Services include:

  • Wedding, Engagement and Eternity rings
  • Special Occasions
  • Bespoke Items
  • Diamonds
  • Gemstones
  • Silver Jewellery
  • Gold
  • Platinum
  • Pearl
  • Repairs Service
  • Designer

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The House of Dolls

17 Augusta Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JA

01212367216
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The House Of Dolls is a Hair an Make Up Boutique, we like to call ourselves glam central in which you can come along and get yourself ready for any events you maybe attending as well as your traditional services offered within a hair salon.

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The Hylton Café

2 Hylton Street Birmingham B18 6HN

0121 554 7005
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday - 7am - 4pm
Saturday 8am - 1pm
Sunday - Closed

Under new management since October 2016

A  friendly corner café offering a delicious range of freshly cooked breakfast and lunch options to eat in or take away.

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The Jam House

3 - 5 St Paul’s Square Birmingham B3 1QU

0121 200 3030
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Opening Hours:
Tuesday and Wednesday: 6pm - midnight
Thursday: 6pm - 1am
Friday and Saturday: 6pm - 2am

The Jam House opened on 23 April 1999 featuring TV presenter and pianist Mr Jools Holland. The Jools Holland big band rocked the place on the opening night and continues to make occasional appearances at this exciting and unique venue.

Located in the heart of the historic Jewellerey Quarter, Birmingham the Jam House occupies a traditional Georgian building in the picturesque St Paul’s Square, with seating spread over three stylish yet informal airy floors, boasting a capacity for up to 600 people. The JamHouse is a landmark venue offering music to feed your soul and music to entertain your taste. Live entertainment is available Tuesday – Saturday and, in the words of  Jools Holland, offers ‘a broad church of music styles’ including guitar soaked  rock anthems, big funky soul numbers, swing,  jazz, reggae and blues to name but a few.

For dinner, freshly cooked international cuisine is served in the top floor restaurant, which seats over 80 people with a superb view of the stage. Head chef Ian Carter bring his imaginative international flavor to The Jam House with dishes such as:

Fillet of Bream, Bouillabaisse Sauce, Clams, Potatoes, Fennel

Braised Veal Cheeks, Creamed Potatoes, Caraway & Parsley Carrots,Curley Kale, Reduction of Cooking Liquor Roast Pork Chop, Black Pudding & Apple Pithivier, Spinach, Lentils & Bacon.

The Jam House caters for all party types and sizes – buffet and set menus are available for party bookings and corporate events.

The atmosphere of the Jam House experience is relaxed, non-pretentious and female friendly. The staff at the bar, in the kitchen and on the stage are all aiming for total entertainment for the professional customers that regularly frequent this REAL venue.

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The Jewellers Arms

23 Hockley Street Birmingham B18 6BW

0121 236 4402

Originally the “Jewellers and Silversmiths”, this pub is the local of jewellery workers with an Irish ethos. Servers Hobson’s bitter, delicious good value pub lunch’s and has bags of onion rings on sale behind the bar.

The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office

The Birmingham Assay Office P.O. Box 151 Newhall Street Birmingham B3 1SB

0121 236 1036
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 8.30am - 4pm Friday: 8.30am - 3pm

The Laboratory at The Birmingham Assay Office is accredited by UKAS to ISO 17025 standard and follows rigorous quality assurance and quality control practices. The testing and analysis of precious metals, base metals such as nickel and lead, product performance and safety testing, project consultancy, scientific research and tailor made training courses are all services available to manufacturers, suppliers and retailers from industries as diverse as jewellery, toy, gift, home, medical, automotive, and electronic.

A plethora of health and safety rules and regulations now surround the production and sale of jewellery, especially jewellery for children. The Laboratory at Birmingham Assay Office is a source of useful information on what companies must do to ensure that their products comply with all aspects of current legislation as well as providing the facilities to test for their compliance.

Services on offer include a new quick test for nickel: developed by The Laboratory this makes the inspection process much quicker and less expensive.

The Laboratory also provides a series of useful tests to help manufacturers and retailers to ensure that their items are suitably sturdy and safe and that all parts, including leather watch straps and bracelets, do not contain any banned substances or ‘heavy’ metals such as lead, cadmium and mercury.

The Laboratory can also subject products to tests that mimic the effects of wear and tear including perspiration, humidity, high temperatures, salt water and swimming pools.  They will also test for flammability in accordance with legal standards .

Packing materials can have a profound effect on how much and how jewellery items tarnish and the Laboratory offers ‘pass’ or ‘fail’ testing methods for all types of packaging materials.

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The Little Audio Company

308F, The Big Peg 120 Vyse Street Birmingham B18 6ND

0121 638 0721
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The Little Audio Company provide simple, easy to use audio solutions for the ‘real world’ needs of music lovers everywhere. Our hi-fi products are carefully chosen for their reliability and sound quality first and foremost, but also because they look as good as they sound.

These cover streaming devices, turntables and cartridges, multi-room products, digital storage devices, headphones and headphone amplifiers, wireless speakers, interconnect and speakers cables, and a variety of unique and flexible speaker and subwoofer systems.

Our comfortable demonstration facilities are private, so you can relax with a few drinks and your favourite music without interruption.

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The Little Gem Wedding Company

199 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JR

0121 448 3732

Let us tell your story and capture all of the emotion, atmosphere, fun and essence of your very special day.  Whether your wedding is in the UK or abroad, a small or large event, we will meet your needs and wishes.

We will present you with images that really will last a lifetime.  At The Little Gem Wedding Company we do things a little differently, we want you to have the perfect day.

Please call us for a chat about how we can help you complete your perfect day.

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The Little Guitar Shop

58 Spencer Street Birmingham B18 6DS

0121 233 3788

Opening Hours:
Thursday - Saturday: 10:30am - 5:30pm

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The Lord Clifden

34 Great Hampton Street Birmingham B18 6AA

0121 523 7515
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 10am - 2am
Friday and Saturday: 10am - 4am
Sunday: 10am - 2am

Almost indistinct in its surroundings having undergone extensive refurbishment you will find our traditional values in a modern, comfortable setting. Opening from 10am daily you can enjoy a game of darts or watch the latest sporting event in the bar, or just sit back and relax in the lounge, picking a few tracks from the jukebox or catching up with work or friends with free Internet access.

There is a wide range of bottled and draught beverages on offer including continental lagers and best bitters.

Food is served daily from 10am – 9.00pm starting with a full English breakfast with a range of sandwiches, jacket potatoes and lighter meals available throughout lunchtime and early evening. Our main menu offers a range of traditional English favourites which is regularly updated to bring you the best seasonal produce.  All of our desserts are homemade and on Sundays we serve up a fresh roast.

We also have the benefit of a large rear garden which incorporates a sheltered area with table football, ample seating, table tennis, lighting and sound.  With guest D.Js, weekly quiz and a late license, there is something on offer for all tastes.

A range of private functions can be catered for from barbecues in the garden to more traditional buffet.  Please pop in and see us or call for further details on what we can offer.

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The Old Fire Station Children’s Nursery

69 Albion Street Hockley Birmingham B1 3EA

0121 603 0003

Opening Hours:
Our opening times are from 07:30 to 18:30, Monday to Friday.

Since 1992, The Old Fire Station Children’s Nursery has been providing quality childcare for children aged between two months to five years. Set in a beautiful, grade II listed building our nursery offers a safe, spacious and stimulating environment for your child to learn and play.   Our team of childcare professionals strives to provide each child with the best education, monitoring all the important development milestones whilst having lots of fun too! We offer healthy, vegetarian meals, cooked onsite by our own chef.

Please call us for more details or to arrange a visit.

The Pen Museum

Museum Unit 3 The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Hockley Birmingham B1 3HS

0121 236 9834
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Opening Hours:
Tuesday to Saturday: 11am – 4pm
Sunday: 1pm – 4pm

During the 19th Century, 75% of everything written in the world was with a ‘Birmingham’ pen. Birmingham was at the forefront of this trade until it declined in the 1950’s with the invention of the biro and fountain pen. At one time there were about 100 factories in the Jewellery Quarter area. The development of the steel pen reduced the cost of writing and enabled the spread of literacy throughout the world.

Set in the atmosphere of a former Victorian pen factory, The Pen Museum is dedicated to preserving and promoting the legacy of this trade. There is ongoing research into the social, historical and technical aspects of the trade and also the Jewellery Quarter itself.  The museum has assisted people tracing their genealogy and is keen to hear from anybody who has had connections with the trade.

The Pen Museum is more than just a passive museum with objects on display. It is a hands-on collection! Visitors can try writing with a variety of different implements including quills and typewriters; you can also try writing in Braille or make your own pen nib using original machinery.

The Pen Museum has a range of educational activities that covers both formal and informal learning. The collection can be used to support a variety of curricular subjects including literacy, local history, and citizenship. Calligraphy Classes are held regularly at the Museum see website for details.

The Museum is keen to form partnerships with community groups to encourage participation in various cultural activities.

A meeting room is available for hire with free WI-FI access and refreshments (available on request). More information can be found here.

Admission Fee:

Adult £5 Gift Aid £5.50*
Concessions £4 Gift Aid £4.40*

Children under 16 go free.

*Includes 10% voluntary donation

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The Pharmacy Insurance Agency

69 Albion Street Birmingham B1 3EA

0121 236 0031
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The Pharmacy Insurance Agency is an independent intermediary, and has since that date developed expertise in providing a wide range of insurance products, having excellent relationships with over thirty major insurers allowing us to provide the best value packages for our clients without compromise on quality.

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The Quarter Workshop

The Coffinworks Building 13-15 Fleet Street Birmingham B3 1JP

07947 248896
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Award-winning designer silversmith Victoria Delany creates unique jewellery creations to commission including bespoke handmade wedding and engagement rings as well as silver tableware and accessories.

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The Queens Arms

150 Newhall Street Birmingham B3 1RY

0121 236 3710
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Opening Hours:
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday: 12pm - 11pm
Thursday: 12pm - 12am
Friday and Saturday: 12pm - 1am
Sunday: 12pm - 10:30pm

A traditional pub at the gateway to Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter, The Queens Arms brings the local back into the heart of the city centre.

Whether it’s a lunchtime break from the office, a social drink after work, watching the best live sport with friends, or the start of a night on the town, The Queens Arms is ideally suited.

We’ve been awarded Cask Marque accreditation for the quality of our real ales, you’ll find a constantly changing variety of cask ales on tap. That is the independent guarantee of a great pint every time!

Traditional food with a modern twist, sourced from local quality suppliers makes The Queens Arms a great place to eat.

With a real emphasis on a friendly welcome and a level of service that is so often forgotten elsewhere, we believe The Queens Arms experience is one not to be missed.

We are also home to the best quiz night in Birmingham. Every Thursday from 8:30pm its “Quiz at The Queens”. Whether you’re a seasoned quiz-goer, or just after a fun night out, our quiz is for you.

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The Rectory Bar & Restaurant

50 - 54 St Pauls Square Birmingham B3 1QS

0121 605 1001
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Opening Hours:
Open daily
Sunday: 11am - 10.30pm
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday: 11am - 11pm
Thursday: 11am - 12am
Friday and Saturday: 11am - 1am

Set in a unique city centre location overlooking St Paul’s Church on the edge of the famous Jewellery Quarter,  The Rectory Bar & Restaurant is all about relaxed, sophisticated drinking and dining in stylish, modern surroundings.

The serenity of the exterior is complimented by a welcoming interior, creating a relaxed yet vibrant experience. With an elegant, contemporary bar and restaurant, equally suited to formal or casual dining, The Rectory provides an intimate setting for a special occasion but also has private rooms available for large parties.

With a real emphasis on relaxed, quality dining, and a warm and friendly welcome, a memorable dining experience awaits you. Our team of award winning chefs have gained an enviable reputation for quality, fresh, homecooked cuisine. The Rectory sources the finest ingredients from local suppliers to create wonderful dishes, from the finest quality steaks to creative fresh fish dishes, not to mention the delicious homemade desserts. There is certainly ample choice throughout the menu and in addition there’s a set price menu day to bring even better value to the Rectory’s offer. Or enjoy a lazy Sunday at The Rectory where we have both a Sunday brunch menu and a traditional Sunday roast menu.

For those larger gatherings we have a function room available for private use, equally suited to meetings and presentations or family parties. With a range of catering options to suit any event, from a formal meal for up to 80 people or a party buffet for up to 120, you’ll find we can perfectly suit any occasion.

Accompanied by an impressive selection of wines from around the world, and international beers, the dining experience at The Rectory is one not to be missed.

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The Red Lion

95 Warstone Lane Hockley Birmingham B18 6NG

0121 233 9144
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Thursday: 10am - 1am
Friday and Saturday: 10am - 2am
Sunday: 10am - 1am

Following on from our success with The Lord Clifden this recent addition has been thoughtfully refurbished to preserve the traditional sloping floor in the separate bar with the clean comfortable surroundings of the lounge.  Open from 10am daily you can catch all the latest sporting action on Sky TV, log on with our free wireless Internet connection or enjoy a bite to eat.

A range of bottled and draught beverages are on offer with a choice of guest ales.  Our menu boasts a selection of pub favourites and traditional English fare.  Food is available from 10am until 3pm and then from 6pm – 9pm Monday to Thursday and 10am – 9pm Friday to Sunday, with a fresh roast dinner being served on Sunday’s.

A partially covered patio garden to the rear and a club room with bar completes The Red Lion.  Quiz nights, the comedy club, live music and guest DJs are a regular feature so please call us for upcoming events.  The club room is available for private hire and we are able to cater for a variety of functions.

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The Shakespeare

31 Summer Row Birmingham B3 1JJ

0121 236 8702

Opening Hours:
Sunday - Thursday: 10am - 11pm
Friday & Thursday: 10am - 12am

Step in to discover a traditional pub of unique character, revered for its eclectic range of real ales and its quality pub food, which are served, as they should be, with a generous measure of famous British hospitality.

A fascinating past

This glorious red-brick Victorian pub with its grand arched windows is where the goldsmiths and silversmiths from the nearby Jewellery Quarter once quenched their thirsts. In the mid-19th century, Birmingham’s jewellery trade was the biggest in the land. In 1861, 7,500 people were engaged in the business. They were the best-paid workers in the city. By 1880, Birmingham contained 700 workshops. It was the heyday of the city’s jewellery trade. At The Shakespeare they found laughter, fine beer and a moment or two of privacy in the pub’s separate rooms. The rooms in many similar pubs from the era have since been opened up. But not at The Shakespeare where a moment of quiet peace over a pint and a good meal is as delightful as it was in the bustling days of Birmingham’s well-paid metalworkers.

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The Silver Fish Company

48 Vyse Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B18 6HF

0121 554 4575

Exquisite designs in eco and Fair trade silver and gold, inspired by the Bible and crafted with love at our workshops in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. Silver Fish Jewellery is your definitive one stop stop for Ethical, Christian Jewellery for all the family on every occasion.

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The Skin Practice

38 Northampton Street, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham, B18 6DX.

0121 233 3010

Opening Hours:
Mon 10am to 4pm Tues 10am to 6pm Wed 10am to 6pm Thurs 10am to 8pm Fri 10am to 7pm Sat 10am to 4pm

The Skin Practice specialises in skin: Anti Ageing, dehydration, breakouts, scarring, pigmentation, wrinkles, latest skin technology, peels & skin supplements also beauty treatments: Threading, waxing, electrolysis & tanning.

We offer free consultations.

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The Space* (*architecture & interior design) Studio

15a the orb albion street jewellery quarter birmingham B1 3ED

0121 212 9615
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Founded in 2000 in Birmingham, West Midlands, we are an innovative and vibrant, well-established RIBA Registered Practice that offers contemporary new build architectural, refurbishment, and commercial interior design services. We have a strong design-led portfolio across numerous sectors including; commercial, residential, affordable housing and extra care, higher and further education, retail, and hospitality & leisure. We place sustainability high on our agenda.

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The Stone Room at 93

93 Vyse Street Hockley Birmingham B18 6JZ

0121 523 6100
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The Stone Room at 93 is a traditional family jewellers based in the heart of Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter. With 35 years experience in the jewellery trade we are able to offer exceptional customer service and expert advice. Specialising in diamond and precious gem jewellery, The Stone Room at 93 is able to cater for all budgets and customer requirements.

We are able to offer a design service to ensure that the customers’ hopes and dreams are fulfilled when buying their perfect piece of jewellery. From initial concept to the finished piece we guarantee client satisfaction.

Based in the historic Clissold building opposite the Jewellery Quarter station, The Stone Room at 93 is everything the Jewellery Quarter is about.

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The Style Lounge

The Style Lounge Hair & Beauty 87 Vyse Street Jewellery Quarter B18 6JZ

0121 523 9993 / 07956031171
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Opening Hours:
Monday - 10am - 6pm Tuesday - 10am- 8pm Wednesday - 10am- 8pm Thursday -10am- 8pm Friday 10am- 6pm Saturday 10am -5pm

Welcome to The Style Lounge, a quirky vintage style independently ran Hair and Beauty Salon in the heart of Birmingham’s historic Jewellery Quarter.

Millie Opened the salon in January 2011, after many years of Hairdressing at Sak’s and Umberto Giannini’s . Whether it is Wedding Hair & Make-up or a New Hair Cut & Style Millie is the lady to see.

Daneille our Beauty therapist is an expert in Hair removal and skin care, She has over 5 years in H & S Beauty therapy. Danielle offers some amazing electrical facial treatments that deliver amazing results for all skin types. Also Hair removal that is pain free leaving skin silky smooth & Hair free.

We can’t wait to use our experience of the industry and our skills on you. We pride ourselves on our service, giving every client our undivided attention and personal service.

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The Vaults Restaurant and Bar

Newhall Place Newhall Hill Birmingham B1 3JH

0121 212 9837
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Opening Hours:
Wednesday and Thursday: 5pm - 12am
Friday and Saturday: 5pm - 2am
Sunday - Tuesday: closed

The Vaults is a place to relax and unwind. Our chic eatery and debonair lounge bar boasts private booths and metropolitan vibes infused with local contemporary art. Occupying the vaulted underpinnings of an imposing Victorian building, built in 1860, our surroundings are certainly distinctive and ultimately relaxing. Art and photography blend with signature exposed brickwork, bespoke furniture, polished wooden flooring and a dusky autumnal colour palette.  Modern British cuisine sees carefully sourced seasonal produce given a flavoursome touch in our intimate boutique restaurant.  The Vaults bar is a suave yet welcoming retreat, so get comfortable in an armchair and sip premier champagnes, bottled beers, wine or carefully crafted cocktails.  For the ultimate in VIP relaxation tuck yourself away in a private booth, adjust the lights and volume and enjoy.  Close the drapes on your own personal drinks den or leave wide open for the world to see.

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The Vegan Society

Donald Watson House 21 Hylton Street Birmingham B18 6HJ

0121 523 1737
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The Vegan Society works towards making veganism an easily adopted and widely recognised aproach to reducing animal and human suffering.

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The Waxing Hub

3 Spencer Street Birmingham B18 6DD

07960 39 24 53
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The Waxing Hub is located on 3 Spencer Street, Birmingham’s first premier hair removal practice. Founded on the principles of discreet and personal service, the waxing hub conveniently meets the demand of clientele with busy life-styles.

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TheTicketSellers

First floor 32 Frederick Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3HH

0121 472 6688
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Opening Hours:
Mon-Fri 9-5:30

Founded in 1998, TheTicketSellers is a technology company operating in the live music and events industry. We provide a highly scalable ticketing platform (www.theticketsellers.co.uk), a cost-saving crew and artist management platform (www.eventree.co.uk) and a mobile box office app (tkt.to/app).

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Thornton & Lowe

Thornton & Lowe Jewellery Business Centre 95 Spencer Street Birmingham B18 6DA

0121 523 1051
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“Thornton & Lowe is a leading PQQ, bid and tender management organisation that helps SMEs through the procurement process, as well as driving their business growth.  As a market leader in maximising opportunities for SMEs to win public-sector business, we have a team of talented bid professionals, marketers and support staff, to make sure that our clients have the highest-possible chance of success when bidding for contracts.”

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Tibbatts Abel

161-162 Warstone Lane, Birmingham, B18 6NN

0121 747 1111
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Tibbatts·Abel are Award-Winning Interior Designers & Architects. Specialists in the hospitality and leisure design industry.

The creative Tibbatts·Abel team was established in 2007 by a dynamic partnership who brought with them over 30 years of experience. The innovative team consistently designs & implements a wide array of concepts for hotels, restaurants, nightclubs, bars & pubs. This results in a brief which is fulfilled and brought to life to create a highly memorable venue designed by an industry leading consultancy.

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Time Managers Ltd

Unit 201D, The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Birmingham B1 3HS

0121 233 2748
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Time Managers is a lifestyle management company which does all the jobs that you don’t have time to do yourself. Time Managers work on an hourly basis with no membership fees, available when you need an extra pair of hands. Services include: coordinating domestic projects, booking holidays and trips, recommending restaurants and making reservations,  reminding you of appointments, finding and purchasing gifts, sourcing quotes to find the best deal, arranging transportation, tidying and collecting dry cleaning. They also offer personal assistance in a range of areas such as: waiting for deliveries, cleaning, gardening, laundry, social planning, personal admin, transport, dog walking and product research. Time Managers help busy people run their lives!

 

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Tina Francis Tapestry

35e Tenby Street Birmingham B1 3EE

07979 854 649
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Tapestry Kits and Patterns with a design led edge.

Tina Francis Tapestry creates unique stitched designs that are used on a range of homewares and stationary manufactured in the UK.

Our kits and patterns are available from our on line shop and stockists in the UK and available to view by appointment at the Jewellery Quarter Studio.

Commissioned Stitching.

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TipTop Photography Ltd

199 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JR

0121 448 3732
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Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday 09:00 - 22:00 Saturday 09:00 - 18:00 Sunday 10:00 - 18:00

TipTop Photography provides an exceptionally high quality professional photographic service tailored to our client’s needs.  We are experienced in product, corporate, event, wedding and portrait photography.  We own a large photography studio used by clients such as MTV, Channel 4 and hire out to hobbyist photographers.  TipTop Photography also teaches photography and has a wide range of courses which can be found on the website.

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TLO Risk Services

Victory House 26-28 Ludgate Hill Birmingham B3 1DX

0121 212 9090
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Opening Hours:
Monday - Friday: 9 - 5:30

Launched in 1996, TLO Risk Services are specialist insurance brokers helping firms that provide professional advisory services. From accountants and law firms, through to investment agents, surveyors and estate trustees. It’s what we do all day, every day.

Operating from offices on Ludgate Hill Birmingham and London, we are a Lloyd’s Coverholder and the largest broker of professional indemnity insurance for Barristers in England and Wales – where we act for 90 Chambers including 24 of the top 30.

By taking the time to understand our clients’ needs, using our extensive experience, knowledge and broking skills we are able to craft competitive individual solutions that respond directly to these requirements.  Underpinned by our integrity, honesty and collaborative approach, it’s enabled us to build TLO on a foundation of strong long-lasting relationships.

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TMA Studio

Unit 301B, The Argent Centre 60 Frederick Street Birmingham B1 3HS

TMA studio is a full service production studio specialising in editorial and commercial photography.

Toye & Co.

77 Warstone Lane Birmingham B18 6NL

0121 262 2950
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Opening Hours:
8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Toye craftsmen have created exceptional identity products for civil and military markets since 1685. The firm has grown and diversified but the original values are unchanged – superb craft skills, quality and service.

Toye’s highly creative designers inspire its craftsmen – experts in weaving, gold and silversmithing, enamelling and embroidery. Imaginative design, traditional skills and computerised technology combine to produce a superlative range of items to promote an organisation’s identity.

Whether your organisation is large or small, Toye offers the same professional and individual service, based on a wealth of experience in creating distinctly superior identity products.

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Travelodge

Charlotte Street off Newhall Street Birmingham West Midlands B3 1PW United Kingdom

0871 984 6377

Situated just half-a-mile from Birmingham city centre, Birmingham Central Newhall Street Hotel is perfect for visitors to the city.

The hotel is walking distance from the National Indoor Arena, one of the UKs leading sports and music venues, as well as the Jewellery Quarter. Family attractions such as Birmingham Sea Life Centre guaranteed a fun stay. This hotel is only a mile from Birmingham New Street Train Station, with great links to the rest of the UK.

The hotel has our fresh new look and features Travelodges new room design complete with Dreamer Bed so you can be sure of a great nights sleep. Enjoy a delicious meal or drink in our own Bar Cafe restaurant.

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Treat Me Suite – The Salon Retreat

70 Vyse Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6EX

07540369045
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Opening Hours:
Mon - Tue: 10:30 - 19:00 Wed: 10:30 - 20:00 Thu: 10:30 - 21:00 Fri: 10:30 - 20:00 Sat: 09:30 - 18:00

Turley’s Jewellery Repairs

7 Warstone Lane Hockley Birmingham B18 6JE

0121 233 2220

Jewellery Repairs While You Wait

Rob Turley is a Goldsmith who specialises in doing jewellery repairs and manufacturing.
He specialises melting, re-rolling and remoulding wedding rings.

Tusheeta David

Jewellery Quarter Birmingham

07866 760189
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Contemporary acrylic jewellery combining modern laser technology with handcrafting techniques.

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Twin Design

Studio 311b The Big Peg 120 Vyse Street Birmingham B18 6NF

0121 258 2574

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Did You Know that?...

Fact

St Paul’s Square is the last remaining Georgian Square in Birmingham.

Fact

The Museum of the Jewellery Quarter has been voted as one of the top three attractions in Europe… above the Notre Dame.