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Jewellery Quarter station art mural

Community-led art installation unveiled in Jewellery Quarter station

A brand new community-led art installation has been unveiled in the Jewellery Quarter train station as part of the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District’s (JQBID) Adopt a Station project with West Midlands Railway.
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Discover JQ app JQBID

Discover the Hidden Gems of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter with New App

A brand new app connecting local communities with businesses in the Jewellery Quarter has been launched by the Jewellery Quarter Business Improvement District (JQBID). DiscoverJQ - which is available to download via the App Store and Google Play - will enable users to virtually explore and plan visits to the Jewellery Quarter and unlock exclusive offers, events and more throughout the summer and beyond.
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The Gothic Exterior

Cordia Blackswan appoints Kavannagh Construction to deliver refurbishment of landmark Birmingham development

Birmingham-based property developer, Cordia Blackswan has appointed contractor, Kavannagh Construction to deliver the refurbishment of The Gothic.
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Livi-Mitchell compeition winner Assay Office

Winner announced for the Birmingham Assay Office ‘Hope’ competition

As restrictions lift across the UK today and to signify ‘Freedom Day’ with a mark of ‘hope’, the Birmingham Assay Office has announced its winner for their ‘Hope’ competition that launched on 23rd March 2020.   
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OTD - Global trainers go for Investors in People gold 07.21

Gold standard for Birmingham-based global training business

A Birmingham-based global training company has been awarded one of the highest accolades for people management. OTD, which is headquartered in Ludgate Hill in the Jewellery Quarter, has been recognised with a prestigious We invest in people, gold accreditation by Investors in People.
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Boris announces lockdown easing

Plan to lift Covid restrictions announced

Boris Johnson has confirmed that the majority of the remaining Covid restrictions will be lifted on Monday 19th July.
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Setl - the new development set for Ludgate Hill in the Jewellery Quarter

£32 million canalside apartment scheme set for the Jewellery Quarter

A new £32 million canalside apartment scheme in Birmingham's Jewellery Quarter has won the green light.
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9, 10 & 11 Legge Lane

A Play for the Jewellery Quarter

With the help of the JQBID and JQ Townscape Heritage project, BOLDtext are spending the summer developing a show, which will take the audience on an exhilarating journey around the Quarter, discovering its many amazing stories and hidden places.
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Demolition in the Jewellery Quarter for Cordia Blackswan

Demolition in the Jewellery Quarter for Cordia Blackswan 

Birmingham-based property developer, Cordia Blackswan, has completed clearance of its latest site on Great Hampton Street.
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WM Cycle Hire

Cycle Hire comes to the Jewellery Quarter

Get your first ride free on the region’s new cycle hire scheme Cycle hire is now available in the Jewellery Quarter – so why not try a fun, healthy and greener way to get around this summer? The scheme is designed to offer more people the opportunity to give cycling a go and also offers ... Read more
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Birmingham Cocktail Weekend 2021

The region’s favourite cocktail celebration returns this August and wristbands are on sale now!

Birmingham Cocktail Weekend will take place from Friday 6 to Sunday 8 August and will bring together some of the city’s best-loved venues. The first few venues in this year’s extraordinary line up have also now been announced.
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Auctioneer Stephen Whittaker selling the stopwatch 2_Property of Fellows Auctioneers

Jack Taylor’s World Cup final stopwatch fetches over £4,200 at auction

The stopwatch used by English referee Jack Taylor to time the 1974 World Cup final has fetched a total of £4,210.80 (including fees) at Fellows Auctioneers in Birmingham.
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