Europe’s largest Assay Office has opened the doors to its new purpose-built facility in Moreton Street, in the Jewellery Quarter. The modern headquarters unlocks many new opportunities for Assay Office Birmingham. The iconic office, which was based in Newhall Street for 137 years before it moved, is known for testing, verifying and hallmarking previous metals, … Read more Assay Office opens doors to its new HQ
In an effort to reduce sudden spikes in congestion on Fleet Street, Summer Row & Lionel Street, the decision has been taken to reverse the traffic flow on Charlotte Street. This will come into effect from Sunday 2nd August 2015. See below for the relevant literature. Paradise – Charlotte Street Traffic Flow For further information … Read more Changes to traffic flow on Charlotte Street
From now until Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter festival, Tina Francis will be bringing you the latest insights and updates about the Open Studios Trail. You can download the trail dates to your calendar here. Tina is a tapestry maker and resident of the Jewellery Quarter, for more of her work you can follow her on Twitter. For general news … Read more JQ Festival Open Studios Blog
With the launch of the JQBID’s first official Jewellery Quarter Festival we are pleased to reveal the weekend programme, click the Newspaper cover to view. Click here to view the programme PDF version here. You can pick up your very own … Read more JQBID launches Festival Programme 2015
As part of the first Jewellery Quarter Festival organised by the JQBID, Open Studios sees businesses from across the Quarter open their doors to welcome you into their worlds. This exciting opportunity will take you on a journey across the Quarter and behind the scenes of some of the most creative and quirky businesses we have. From … Read more Open Studios Map Revealed (JQ Festival 2015)
Are you friendly and confident speaking to the public? Do you want to be part of a cool new festival in Birmingham? Do you have a few hours you can spare on Saturday 18 July? We are looking for a team of volunteers to help at the first ever Jewellery Quarter Festival organised by the … Read more Jewellery Quarter Festival Volunteers Needed!