Jewellery Quarter

Joining the JQNF Adopt a Canal

August 6, 2018 Gareth

TweetThe JQNF is adopting the Farmers Bridge flight of locks, most of which run through the JQ. This month I was happy to join them weeding and lock painting. The Canal & River Trust supplied the […]

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We’re Still Here – Jewellery Makers

July 12, 2018 Gareth

TweetBirmingham’s Jewellery Quarter had over 30,000 makers in the jewellery and watch trade. Today, just a few hundred remain – at @argenteagallery with @StruthersWatch exploring their stories – on until 22nd July #jq #JQFestival #sohoandjq […]


JQNF Adopt a Canal Session

April 8, 2018 Gareth

TweetJQNF Adopt a Canal Today I joined the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Forum (JQNF) and local volunteers, along with Canal and River Trust (CRT) for the latest stage in the JQ Adopt a Canal Programme. We […]

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JQ Heritage Activity Programmes Launch

March 14, 2018 Gareth

TweetToday I was invited to the Launch of the heritage activity programmes for New Standard Works and Townscapes Heritage Projects. I also got a chance to see the development of the urban farm on the […]


JQ Spring Clean

February 20, 2018 Gareth

TweetHelp tidy the JQ! Make a big difference for #GBSpringClean! Join the @JQBID on Community Clean Days, Fri 2 and Sat 3 March – #JQBID More info @JQNF @sohoandjq

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Jewellers Arms – License Application

November 8, 2017 Gareth

TweetResidents and interested parties have until the end of the day (8th November) to comment on the licensing application for the Jewellers Arms. I have been contacted by some residents from adjacent and nearby apartments […]