The Hive Cafe and Bakery has reached the finals of VisitEngland’s Awards for Excellence 2020! Tune in to the live awards ceremony on Monday 17th August to support our local Jewellery Quarter business. Alongside two other Birmingham venues, Birmingham Hippodrome (Accessible and Inclusive Tourism Award) and The Howard Arms (Pub of the Year), The Hive … Read more The Hive Café and Bakery Shortlisted for National Tourism Award!
The Jewellery Quarter boasts over 80 bars and restaurants making it the perfect place to enjoy the government’s new “Eat Out To Help Out” scheme! From Monday 3rd August diners who eat-in at participating venues from Monday to Wednesday will receive a 50% discount on all food and non-alcoholic drinks, up to a maximum of … Read more Eat Out To Help Out – Full List of JQ Businesses!
This blog is written by the newly appointed Vicar of Saint Paul’s Church, David Tomlinson. We wish him a warm welcome to the Jewellery Quarter and look forward to working together in the future! I am delighted to have been appointed Vicar of St Paul’s and to have been called to serve in the Jewellery … Read more David Tomlinson Appointed New Vicar at St. Paul’s Church
The Reverend Canon Andrew Gorham, Interim Priest in Charge of St Paul’s Church, is leaving after three years. He will be sorely missed by the whole Jewellery Quarter community and we wish him all the best for the future. I have had a very happy stay at St Pauls over the last two and a … Read more Farewell from Andrew Gorham
The Royal Birmingham Society of Artists (RBSA) gallery will reopen on Tuesday 28th July with the RBSA Anniversary Exhibition, celebrating 20 years at their current location in the Jewellery Quarter. The exhibition draws together Collection Acquisitions from the last 20 years alongside artwork by current RBSA Members. On display 28 July – 5 September. The … Read more RBSA Gallery Reopens Celebrating 20 Years in the JQ!
Fellows’ Fine Jewellery sale will be the auction house’s first live public auction in four months and has a total value of over £1.2millon. The sale of magnificent modern, vintage, designer and rare jewellery will take place at Fellows’ Jewellery Quarter sale room in Birmingham. Auctioneer and Managing Director Stephen Whittaker will dust off his … Read more First public auction at Fellows features Fine Jewellery
Replacing wedding veils with scrubs, Romantic Dreams – a bridal boutique in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter – has become the local centre for Brum Scrubs with thousands of scrubs being created for local medical professionals. The Scrub Hub network began a few weeks ago in Hackney Wick in London but has spread to include volunteer groups up and … Read more Romantic Dreams Becomes Brum Scrub Hub
The Jewellery Quarter is renowned for its creativity and independent makers. Whether it’s diamond setters and jewellery designers, or needleworkers and book printers, the Quarter is bursting with talent and bespoke products. Many of the businesses occupying the nooks and crannies of the historic properties are micro-businesses, often operated by a handful of staff or … Read more Buy Directly From JQ Makers On Etsy!
Read more articles from issue 8 of our JQ Life Magazine. The century-old Victorian factory now has a new lease of life as a stylish boutique hotel. Starting life in 1903 as a purpose-built factory, the building has a rich history of creating a number of significant items behind its stunning exterior. Today, behind the … Read more Changing Spaces: Sleep well at Selina