JQ Festival 2019: The Jam House Celebrates 20 Years

Birmingham’s premier live music venue, The Jam House, is celebrating its 20th Anniversary! As part of this year’s Jewellery Quarter Festival, on Saturday 29th June, The Jam House will be celebrating their 20th Birthday in style with a host of bands and live music on the main stage in St Paul’s Square! There will be a full line up of … Read More

Guest Blog: St Paul’s Church

In this month’s Guest Blog the Revd Canon Andrew Gorham, Interim Priest in Charge of St Paul, writes about his experience and plans for the Grade I listed church. For more information visit their website or download the Easter Events Leaflet for April.   St Paul’s Church in the Jewellery Quarter Birmingham I arrived at St Paul’s Church 14 months … Read More

School of Jewellery Expands to St Paul’s Square

Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery is set to expand to a new building on St Paul’s Square! The premises at 10 St Paul’s Square was previously occupied by Abbey College but as of September 2019 will be home to a new research and postgraduate facility in jewellery-design. The School of Jewellery’s library and computer suite will also move to … Read More

St Paul’s Church Announces Events Calendar

St Paul’s Church, the beautiful Grade I listed building which sits on top of the last remaining Georgian Square in Birmingham, St Paul’s Square, has announced a new series of events. Most of you know St Pauls Church and many of you have walked by, probably having never been inside. However, in addition to regular services open to all, the … Read More

Celebrate National Cappuccino Day with Cuccina Rustica

On November 8th, coffee lovers are invited to revel in one of their ultimate calendar days at one of Birmingham’s favourite Italian restaurants.  To celebrate National Cappuccino Day, on Tuesday 8th November, Cucina Rustica will be offering free cappuccino’s for guests to enjoy when they open their doors at 11am. The Italian restaurant, which is based on Ludgate Hill, has … Read More

WWTP launch new railway modelling classes

‘Model families’ are being sought by The Wonderful World of Trains and Planes (WWTP) this summer to take part in a new series of classes aimed at showing modellers young and old how to make their own railway layouts. The new modelling classes will start on Saturday 6 August at WWTP’s St Paul’s Square site and will provide visitors with … Read More

Enjoy the JQ Festival? Leave feedback and win big!

The Jewellery Quarter BID is committed to making the Jewellery Quarter Festival the best it can be and we need your help. Please take 5 minutes of your time to share your festival experience with us and you could be in with a chance of winning one of the following fabulous prizes, all sourced from local JQ businesses: 1 of … Read More

WWTP gets in gear to host ‘mini Motofest’

A ‘mini Motofest’ event featuring performance cars from the UK’s largest city centre car festival is to roar into action at The Wonderful World of Trains and Planes (WWTP), Birmingham’s newest family attraction.  WWTP will host cars of all shapes and sizes on Sunday 29 May for a Super Sunday of high octane action, celebrating the Coventry Motofest event. Coventry Motofest … Read More