JQ Shines Bright in Christmas Light Switch On

On Friday 18th November, over 700 people gathered in the Golden Square, Warstone Lane, to witness the official switch on of the Jewellery Quarter’s Christmas lights and mark the beginning of the festive period. Jewellery Quarter Light Switch On 2016 from Rob Abdul on Vimeo. This 2-hour event, organised by the Jewellery Quarter BID, saw live performances from Birmingham’s The … Read More

Quarter Life Magazine – Made in JQ

Discover the makers behind the products made in Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter. This guide features in Issue 9 of our premium magazine, Quarter Life which you can pick up your free copy from various retailers across the area or read online now by clicking here. Click below to read online.

Free Car Parking in the Jewellery Quarter this Christmas

To make Christmas shopping a little easier, the Jewellery Quarter BID has opened Vyse Street Multistory Car Park for the four Sundays leading up to Christmas day. If that’s not enough, parking is free! This initiative is a great opportunity for you to visit the Jewellery Quarter and experience what it has to offer, from gifts and attractions to quality … Read More

Kick start the festivities at the JQ Light Switch On

At a stone’s throw away from Birmingham City Centre, make the Jewellery Quarter the place to kick-start your festive season. On Friday 18th November from 5 – 7pm, the Golden Square in the heart of Birmingham’s Jewellery Quarter will be the stage for this year’s Christmas Light Switch On. The Switch On event will feature food and seasonal drink to … Read More

Jewellery Quarter jewellers showcase handmade unique collections at Symphony Hall

Each year during the festive period, a collective of Birmingham’s well established and emerging jewellery designers exhibit at the prestigious selling event, Centrepiece at Symphony Hall. It’s the perfect opportunity to buy exclusive Christmas gifts from exceptional handmade creative collections, or commission truly one-off personal pieces. This year Centrepiece is running a fantastic competition opportunity. To be in with a … Read More

JQBID Shopping Guide

Shopping season is upon us and there is no better time than now to discover what the Jewellery Quarter has to offer! With over 100 independent retailers, restaurants, cafes, coffee shops and bars you can buy with confidence knowing that the Jewellery Quarter is the place for quality purchases that come from the heart of a hard-working community. Click below … Read More

JQBID Winter What’s On Guide 2015

December is finally here and with it a whole host of festive fun. Click below to download our guide to What’s On in the Jewellery Quarter this Christmas. Please note that this is not a definitive guide, for a full list of events happening around the Jewellery Quarter and updated daily, please see our What’s On Section.

Small Business Saturday 2015

In the run up to Small Business Saturday 5th December, Tina Francis will be giving you the latest information on SBS, how we at the BID are supporting it and what you can do to get involved. You can follow Tina and the JQBID on Twitter and join the conversation with #JQSBS. You can view our new Jewellery Quarter Shopping … Read More

Help Ladywood Project bring Christmas to local children

The Ladywood Project works tirelessly to offer help to underprivileged families in Ladywood, which is not only one of the poorest constituencies in Birmingham, but the UK as well. Each year Ladywood Project work with the local community to provide a Christmas Party for children, with the support of local businesses and individuals. In the past a number of JQ businesses … Read More

Jewellery Quarter Designer-Makers showcase exclusive new collections at Symphony Hall this Christmas

Each year during the festive period, a collective of Birmingham’s well-established and emerging jewellery designers exhibit at Centrepiece, a prestigious selling event at Symphony Hall. It’s the perfect opportunity to buy exclusive Christmas gifts from exceptional handmade creative collections, or commission truly one-off personal pieces. The event will be running from Wednesday 25th November all the way to Wednesday 23rd December, and is open … Read More