Plans confirmed for the Bupa Great Birmingham Run

Good luck to everyone taking part in the Bupa Great Birmingham Run next Sunday (20th)! The organisers are expecting 20,000 people to take part in the 12-mile race and 500 children to complete the new Junior/mini runs. The route, which starts from Sand Pits/Parade near the Jewellery Quarter, can be viewed here. Here are some of the key … Read more

Birmingham Assay Office appoints new chief executive and assay master

The Birmingham Assay Office has announced the appointment of Stella Layton as incoming Chief Executive and Assay Master of The Birmingham Assay Office.  Stella will take up her new position in January 2014 and will work alongside current Chief Executive Michael Allchin throughout a three month hand over period until his retirement at the end … Read more

Golden Square set to take shape from January

Guests at the JQA breakfast this morning will have heard Birmingham City Council’s Russell Poulton announce that 6th January 2014 is the expected start date for the Golden Square. Like many local businesses and residents, the JQ BID and JQDT are pleased this public realm scheme is finally moving forward. Russell explained the January start … Read more

JQ community unites for Macmillan coffee morning

The Jewellery Quarter community raised more than £7,500 for Macmillan Cancer Support after taking part in the charity’s national coffee morning. More than 30 businesses organised fundraising events in the workplace or around the Jewellery Quarter, with all the proceeds being presented to Macmillan as a single cheque from the area. Many companies and organisations, … Read more

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