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to the latest issue of The Hockley Flyer The thorny subject of parking has again reared its ugly head in the Jewellery Quarter but for a new reason, the state of the pay and display meters. Many people in the area are very unhappy that the machines have been vandalised and no longer work, forcing people to pay via the mobile phone app which they say makes parking a lot more expensive. The current machines I believe were not new in the first place, but from another area of Birmingham, and always looked slightly tatty, but now are a total eyesore in the JQ Conservation Area, covered in red/white tape and out of order notices. More modern Pay and Display machines are needed, especially if they can accept credit/debit cards which may alleviate the problems of vandalism as the incentive to smash the machines to pieces to steal the cash would be less tempting. Plus, the added convenience of parkers who would not have to search around for change all the time, especially as a growing number of people do not carry cash around these days.

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Medal maverick recognised by The British Museum

Dauvit Alexander has pushed the envelope when it comes to medal making, using cutting-edge digital technology to design the British Art Medal Society’s [BAMS] new ‘President’s medal,’ in its 40th Anniversary year. Alexander, Senior Lecturer in Jewellery and Silversmithing at Birmingham City University’s [BCU] School of Jewellery, attended a special BAMS event hosted at Cutlers’ Hall, London where he gave a passionate lecture detailing the design and inspiration behind his medal. “This is the most enormous honour, to know that one of the great medal organisations, recognised globally, is using one of my designs to commemorate those who are themselves, great supporters of the art medal certainly leaves me a bit lost for words,” said Alexander. The ‘Presidents Medal’ is the society’s highest and premier award and is presented to individuals and organisations considered to have made a significant contribution to the understanding, appreciation, and encouragement of the art of the medal. The medal also has admirers at The British Museum who have acquired a prototype for permanent preservation in the National Collection of Coins and Medals. “My medal being kept at the British

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Museum is probably the highlight of my career as an artist. It’s sobering to think that in a hundred years when I am long gone, people will still be able to look at the design and wonder about its creator,” added Alexander. After experiencing a difficult second national Lockdown in 2021, Alexander’s creative spark was reignited after seeing the brief for the medal’s design was open for interpretation. The leading jeweller harnessed cutting-edge new technology at BCU’s School of Jewellery to bring his inspired design to life. “It was important to me that the medal was contemporary in both the way it was designed and how it was manufactured. Medal manufacturing has not changed in hundreds of years, so the application of new technologies and processes was important in pushing the envelope of what was possible. “The medal was designed in CAD [Computer Aided Design] and then directly manufactured from the CAD

file by additive manufacture, allowing for long, twisting passages through the medal itself. “I need to thank our technical team, Keith Adcock and Paul Yeomans at the School of Jewellery for printing some prototypes for me to look at before we could begin the manufacturing process,” he said. Julian Cross, President of the British Art Medal Society reflected on what makes Alexander’s interpretation of the ‘Presidents Medal’ so special: “The commission for the new President’s Medal attracted a strong and varied range of entries, after much deliberation by the council of the British Art Medal Society, the medal design by Dauvit stood out for its strikingly innovative form and novel take on the essential components of a medal – front back and edge. Most interestingly Dauvit’s use of new technology, not only as a tool for production but also as a significant part of the creative process appealed to the council. “It is a recognition of the artistic and technological merit of Dauvit’s medal that the British Museum, with the BAMS Council agreement, agreed to acquire Dauvit’s prototype. It is significant and rewarding for BAMS that our commission for Dauvit has resulted in such a successful and important outcome for his work and we are very pleased for him,” said Cross. BCU’s School of Jewellery made another significant impact in the medal industry over the summer, after one of the school’s graduates along with two current students were responsible for designing all 877 medals handed out at this summer’s Commonwealth Games.

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Hockley Mint to offer recycled precious metals as standard for wedding rings

British casting specialist and fine jewellery manufacturer Hockley Mint has announced plans to overhaul its plain wedding rings collection by offering recycled precious metals as standard from November 2022. This 100% recycled precious metal, which includes various alloys of gold, silver and platinum, is sourced from within the UK and represents another step in the business’ sustainable sourcing strategy. This will be offered alongside the company’s long-standing Fairtrade Gold option for wedding rings and fine jewellery. Now, retail jewellers who obtain plain wedding bands from Hockley Mint can be assured that their purchases use recycled metals and can pass this information along to their customers on the High Street. Kevan Jenkinson, Sales Director at Hockley Mint, says: “This is another step towards operating more sustainably. We are sourcing our recycled precious metals from within the United Kingdom as part of our ‘Created in the UK’ ethos. So far, we have had positive feedback from our long-standing wedding ring customers, and I hope more retail jewellers will see this as an opportunity create a point of difference in their bridal offering.” Hockley Mint believes in setting

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Savvy student seals Swiss success

A Birmingham City University [BCU] horology [the study of watches and clocks] student was treated to a trip to the historical home of Swiss watchmaking, after winning a major competition sponsored by British watch retail giants Christopher Ward. Marcus Laing, a student at BCU’s School of Jewellery, enjoyed a weeklong trip to the picturesque town of Biel, Switzerland – complete with a grand tour of Christopher Ward’s manufacturing facilities. The competition saw second-year BA Horology students at the university enter unique watch and clock designs as part of an end-of-year module. Laing used cutting-edge Computer Aided Design [CAD] technology available to all School of Jewellery students to create a fresh take on a simple table clock, a design so innovative that his course lecturers encouraged him to enter the competition. “The lecturers recommend students’ designs that they think should apply and mine was one of them. When I found out I won I was very pleased and really looking forward to the trip,” said Laing. “The trip started with a tour of the Swiss towns where the industry began, from there I was taken to the

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Christopher Ward atelier [private workshop/studio] in Biel where I was given a tour of the manufacturing facilities they use in the production of their watches, before going to the International Museum of Horology. “The biggest takeaway I had was spending the day with the Christopher Ward technical director understanding the process behind their watches, an industry example of what we do at BCU giving me great contacts to work with going forward.” Andrew Henry, Technical & Quality Manager at Christopher Ward, spoke about how impressed he was with Marcus’ winning design, his trip to Switzerland, and the company’s link to Horology at BCU. He said: “Marcus’ winning horological instrument could be viewed by some as a simple table clock, however, we were impressed with the uniqueness of the design and imaginative construction. “For the trip we aimed to showcase all aspects of the industry, visiting, and touring different factories and ateliers including our own. The ever-growing watch production and manufacturing infrastructure that has been built in Switzerland is a sight to behold, and we believe it can only be truly appreciated through experience, which is what we wish to offer the up-and-coming generation, preparing them in the best possible way for a career in the industry. “The BCU School of Jewellery is a wonderful building steeped in tradition offering an educational route

into the jewellery industry, but the fact that the BA Horology course is the only one of its kind being taught at a university in the UK is a huge motivator for us as a company that wants to help encourage and guide the renewed energy in the industry.” Those strong links to the watch and clock industry with companies like Christopher Ward, coupled with the BCU School of Jewellery’s commitment to blending traditional practices with modern technological advancements in making and design provide students with an excellent platform to develop as horologists. Jeremy Hobbins, Deputy Head of the Institute of Jewellery, Fashion and Textiles said: “We recognise the Horological industry is both traditional and cutting edge. Therefore, we introduce and develop those skills and methodologies through digital design and manufacturing techniques to handcrafted bespoke component manufacture, and a combination of modern and traditional techniques. “Whilst we specialise in developing an understanding of how clocks and watches work, and how to ensure they carry on doing so through specialist repair and restoration/servicing techniques, we also embed a range of transferrable skills in the degree that ensure our graduates leave with a range of skills.” Christopher Ward is not the only well-known watch company with links to Horology at BCU, with a selection of graduates and alumni forging careers at brands like Rolex and Cartier, among others.

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Theo Fennell London showcase

The British Academy of Jewellery had a jewellery showcase and sale in collaboration with iconic Londonbased jeweller Theo Fennell. Rings designed and made by eight BAJ students were on display to the public at Theo Fennell’s premises in Chelsea Barracks, London from October 25 to 31. The rings were made by students as part of BAJ’s collaborative ‘Circle of Life’ live project with Theo Fennell and chosen for the in-store showcase by Theo himself. The winning ring by BAJ student Blaise Zuntner has already been bought by none other than that great supporter of young creative talent, Sir Elton John. “At Theo Fennell we really enjoyed working with the students and staff at the BAJ on the Circle of Life ring project,” said Theo Fennell. “They all embraced the idea, which was for the students to take their concept and work it through from drawings to a finished piece with its own display and promotional material, an injection of reality. We were deeply impressed by all the entries, so much so that, apart from the winner, we decided to show eight of the finished pieces in our Gallery and put them in front of the public.” The ‘Circle of Life’ project saw a group of the academy’s Jewellery Design and Manufacturing Diploma Read online: www.thehockleyflyer.info

students explore storytelling through jewellery as they received personalised guidance from Theo Fennell. Blaise Zuntner was announced as the winner of the competition for his evocative and skilfully executed ring at a joint event with Theo Fennell in July. Students Georgi Tanev and Stacey Price were also highly commended for their work. Along with the winner and runners up, rings by students Edward Haire, Anara Pearce, Inti Yeung, Mollie Horrox, and Duke Birt were also chosen by Theo Fennell to feature in the display this October. “I found Theo Fennell’s project to be a stimulating challenge which allowed me to really explore creatively and throughout the process I learned to adapt and adjust certain techniques and improve my skills to ultimately achieve the design I envisioned,” said winning student Blaise Zuntner. “Being able to present my work to an individual of respected standing within the jewellery industry as Theo’s was already an honour, let alone to win, for which I feel grateful and accomplished.” “Our live project with Theo Fennell and Level 4 students this year has been an outstanding success,” said Sally Collins, BAJ Interim Head of Academy- FE. “The students created such intricately designed and technically accomplished work, and engaged in such a valuable industry focused experience liaising directly with Theo and his team. BAJ are incredibly grateful to Theo, who has been so generous with his time, advice, and expertise. We’re very

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Visions for three separate areas of the Jewellery Quarter have been released, produced by community working groups convened by the Jewellery Quarter Development Trust.

Following Local Centres Funding from the Greater Birmingham & Solihull Local Enterprise Partnership (GBSLEP) in 2021 to create a Jewellery Quarter Cultural Action Zo n e , t h e J e w e l l e r y Q u a r t e r Development Trust (JQDT) has since worked with local stakeholders to develop three distinct visions for the future of the Jewellery Quarter. Prompted by the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Plan, which has completed its public consultation and is due for local referendum in early 2023, it is hoped that the visioning studies will both stimulate investment into the area and maximise the potential of the Jewellery Quarter’s assets. The visions will also demonstrate how the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Plan could be implemented in areas most in need of reconnection or regeneration. Working with over thirty volunteers across three working groups to develop the visioning studies, the process involved the identification of local issues, local assets, desired outcomes, and many solutions, resulting in a robust, aspirational, and deliverable vision. The areas, now given three distinct

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names, include: Chartists, the southwestern border of the Jewellery Quarter that connects Paradise with Spring Hill; JQ Common, the traditional heart of the area which covers the Jewellery Quarter train station, Chamberlain Clock and The Golden Square; and Great Hampton Street, encompassing both Hockley Hill and Constitution Hill. A common theme throughout the visioning studies is how greenery can be introduced to increase the number of outdoor spaces and develop a further sense of community. One proposal is to transform Hockley Circus into a connector between Handsworth, Soho, Hockley, Newtown, and the Jewellery Quarter by turning the flyover into the ‘Hanging Gardens of Hockley’.

The vision would see the planting of community gardens and allotments, taking inspiration from The Sky Garden in Seoul and New York’s ‘The High Line’. Another proposal sees the development of a Linear Park running along Summer Hill Road to help repair the ‘tear’ in urban fabric between the Jewellery Quarter and Ladywood. A new network of trees and urban greening through narrowing the road would provide spaces for members of the public to spend time outdoors and encourage a new sense of community and create a safe and attractive green link to encourage people to travel by foot and bike from Winson Green and Spring Hill. The Vyse Street Food Project, a proposal being developed by Slow Food Birmingham, BCC Food Trails and Urban Design Hub, aims to see the installation of a community garden over the underutilised brutalist car park behind JQ Modern, with ideas to introduce a circular and fully regenerative food system for the Jewellery Quarter. The ambitious plans will now be used by the JQDT and wider community to engage and lobby local, regional, and national government. If the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Plan is passed at local referendum, then additional funding could be made available to help deliver the visions. If the visions are implemented, it is hoped that they will fix some of the current challenges facing the Jewellery Quarter and will therefore unlock potential for businesses and residents to boost the local economy,

Illustration showing a new Linear Park along Summer Hill in the Jewellery Quarter. Credit – BPN Architects twitter @hockleyflyer


increase investment, and provide a better-quality environment for local people. Kirsty Hillyer, who runs local business Frilly Industries, comments on how the project has focused on both residents and businesses. “Being a micro business based in the Jewellery Quarter since 2010 this is the first initiative that has actively consulted with a diverse range of stakeholders to shape the development of the area. It enabled us to challenge each other’s perceptions and empower us to present creative solutions that meet the needs of both businesses and residents as a priority.” Local resident, Tina Francis also adds: “Looking at my environment differently has been the best part of being involved in this activity. It’s been interesting to learn what other people love about the place I call home.” The visioning studies have been welcomed by Birmingham City Council and the GBSLEP, with received support from both. Anita Bhalla, GBSLEP Interim Chair, commented: “Publishing these vision documents is an important step along the way for the Jewellery Quarter to realise its full potential as a business cluster, visitor attraction and historical residential area. GBSLEP has been working alongside the JQDT for some time – along with partners across our region – following our funding of 9 Cultural Actions Zones over the last 18 months. Each is different, as they adapt to local needs. For JQ this CAZ has been Read online: www.thehockleyflyer.info

about bringing local stakeholders together to develop a shared vision and practical action plan, which aligns with the Government’s levelling up agenda and is a toolkit to unlock future local funding and support.” Local development company, Cordia Blackswan, who contributed to the Great Hampton Street working group is already putting plans in motion. Marcus Hawley, Managing Director comments: “Cordia Blackswan is based in the Jewellery Quarter and our developments here seek to raise the bar in

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How the Vyse Street Food Project could look. Credit - Urban Design Hub

terms of community, quality, and amenity. We were excited to have the opportunity to participate in this visioning project and alongside the JQDT we have the aspiration and enthusiasm to help turn the vision into reality.” N i c o l a Fl e e t M i l n e , w h o i s Co-Chair of the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Plan, comments on how the area’s Neighbourhood Plan continues to open new doors: “The JQ Plan was created to be an enabler for high-quality development in the Jewellery Quarter which puts the area’s businesses and residents first. As a community-led project itself it was also intended to spur on further work, and it’s thrilling to see the Plan open the door to another community-led initiative supported by GBSLEP’s grant.” The visioning studies have been funded by the GBSLEP, with grant funding also being used to explore the development of a Jewellery Quarter creative incubator as well as enhancements to the visitor economy. For more information, or to get involved in any of the projects, contact the JQDT at: info@jqdt.org

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CGI showing how the narrowing of Great Hampton Street will benefit the community with outdoor seating and trees. Credit – Cordia Blackswan November 2022

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Mobile Household Recycling Centres – the free and simple way to dispose of waste

Cllr Majid Mahmood, Cabinet M e m b e r f o r E n v i ro n m e n t a t Birmingham City Council, writes about the free-of-charge service that gives people a chance to dispose of bulky and unwanted items… As part of the effort to tackle the scourge of fly-tipping which harms communities and neighbourhoods across the city, we launched our award-winning Mobile Household Recycling Centre (MHRC) service in the summer of 2021. Early results have been very encouraging, with fly-tipping reports falling 11 per cent during the first year of the service’s operation. But when this was launched, who could have predicted the global and national events that have triggered a cost of living crisis in recent months? Regardless of how dire the economic situation is, it has always been tempting to utilise the services of rogue “man with a van” type operations that offer to take whatever waste you have away for a very small fee. Sadly though, if something seems too good to be true, it normally is just that. From many years of experience, we know that far too often these bargain basement waste removal firms are operated by unlicensed individuals who have no lawful way to dispose of the waste that has been col-

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lected, the end result being a pile of dumped waste in an alleyway, lay-by or secluded road in our city, harming our shared environment. We know the terrible situation faced by many of being unable to heat their homes or not being sure if their families will be able to eat are the big concern and priority right now. So, when it comes to disposing of waste, we are continuing to offer our free-of-charge MHRC service across all 69 wards of the city. The MHRCs visit four areas of the city every day, offering a simple, convenient, way to lawfully dispose of waste. Each MHRC has two vehicles: a specially designed lorry with multiple compartments for recycling and an open-backed refuse collection vehicle for waste which cannot be recycled or reused. Visits are publicised in advance in a number of ways including by local councillors to their communities directly, on community Facebook groups and via council channels such as Twitter, so do make sure you are following such pages wherever possible. We’re looking at how we improve on this in the coming weeks, by publicising the visits as far in advance as possible and already update information on those coming weeks on a dedicated webpage. And when the MHRC comes to your area, it is simply a case of turning up during its advertised operating hours with whatever you need to dispose of, providing it is one of the waste types we currently accept, as listed on the council’s website. Our friendly crews will let you know which wagon (or compartment of the wagon) to use. Turn up, unload the waste, and leave. But as just mentioned, please only bring items when the crew is on site – not before or after the scheduled times. Items that have a further future use

are sent to the Community Reuse facility that operates out of the traditional Tyseley HRC site, which sells recovered items at bargain prices. If there is something you need for your house, it is well worth making a visit there if you can or to The ReUsers – a similar project which has a base next to the traditional HRC in Sutton Coldfield. Of course, if you miss a local MHRC visit, our network of “static” Household Recycling Centres are still in operation – and they also remain free to use, with a booking system in place to offer certainty around visit times and access. We know the MHRC service isn’t the solution to everyone’s waste disposal needs, and it realistically never could be. But it is important to note that the old system of special street collections, where on designated days our crews went door to door in every street to pick up bulky items and other waste, was not financially sustainable. Given the council has lost 60 per cent of its Government funding in the last decade it was simply not a viable service within the resources available to the city and our communities. Now we also face the cost of living crisis too, we have to deliver something within our means that meets the needs of people as far as possible. The MHRC service is just that – and is something we are committed to providing in the coming years. We’re not resting on our laurels and are looking at how we expand the range of waste types that can be taken and recycled at the MHRCs and will communicate any improvements as soon as they are confirmed. And in parallel to this we are working hard to improve the quality and reliability of our regular bin collections, in recognition of this being one of the few universal services used by everyone in Birmingham. So, the message is clear. When it comes to disposing of waste, we are here to help. We have free-of-charge services on offer and will do everything we can to protect our shared environment and Keep Brum Tidy. The next collection in the JQ area is on Great King Street B19 3AS between 7.00am and 12noon.

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OCT - 12 NOV HARLEQUIN PAINTINGS 10:30 am - 5:00 pm RBSA Gallery

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Courses & Workshops

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DEC CALLIGRAPHY CLASSES WITH SHEILA SMITH 12:00 pm 1:30 pm Pen Museum

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DEC MAKE YOUR OWN COPPER XMAS DECORATION – SUN PM 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm The JQ Set

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NOV - TASTER: MAKE YOUR OWN SILVER EARRINGS OR CUFFLINKS 10:00 am - 12:30 pm The JQ Set

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DEC DESIGN TASTER DAY 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm British Academy of Jewellery (London) DEC PAINT CHRISTMAS! 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm The Rose Villa Tavern JQ By PopUp Painting & Events Ltd

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NOV - BRITISH COLLECTIVE 6:00 pm The Jam House NOV - SUBTERRANEANS 6:00 pm The Jam House NOV - SAINT PAULS - LIVE 3:00 pm Saint Pauls House NOV - SUBTERRANEANS 6:00 pm The Jam House NOV - SAINT PAULS - LIVE 2:00 pm Saint Pauls House NOV - ACOUSTIC SESSIONS 6:00 pm The Jam House

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NOV - HISTORY OF WARSTONE LANE CEMETERY & THE TIERED CATACOMBS 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm By: Friends of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries

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NOV - DISCOVERING BIRMINGHAM'S JEWELLERY QUARTER 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm By: Positively Birmingham

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NOV - HISTORY OF KEY HILL CEMETERY & CATACOMBS 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm By: Friends of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries

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NOV - DISCOVERING BIRMINGHAM'S JEWELLERY QUARTER 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm By: Positively Birmingham

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NOV - VOLUNTEER LITTER PICK IN WARSTONE LANE CEMETERY & KEY HILL CEMETERY 10:30 am - 12:30 pm The Big Peg By Friends of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries

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NOV - SHOTGUN - MOD, NORTHERN SOUL & TROJAN 8:30 pm Actress and Bishop

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NOV - JEWELLERY QUARTER CHRISTMAS LIGHTS SWITCH ON 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm Golden Square

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NOV - NOV TASTING EVENT :: BRUICHLADDICH + OYSTERS 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Grain & Glass

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NOV - CHRISTMAS CHEESE BOARD - SPIRITFILLED WHISKY & CHEESE MATCHING EVENING 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Grain & Glass

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DEC - VOLUNTEER LITTER PICK IN KEY HILL & WARSTONE LANE CEMETERIES, BIRMINGHAM 10:30 am - 12:30 pm By Friends of Key Hill & Warstone Lane Cemeteries November 2022

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Gladman & Norman manufactures honours and awards for the UK and has relationships with several countries producing honours for them. We pride ourselves on the quality of work we produce and are looking for motivated people who value skill and wish to be part of a team. Applicants would need:

Good saw piercing skills for intricate & non-intricate pieces in a variety of materials is essential. To be confident in soldering various metals, both precious & non-precious. Be able to use bench tools, large & small. Be comfortable drilling pieces, drilling ranges from 0.5mm to 3.0mm. Be happy to work within and contribute to a small team. Level of flexibility needed to assist on other work that is required within the Mounting Shop.

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Property

Planning Applications and Decisions for the Jewellery Quarter.

The ‘Golden Triangle’ and the ‘Industrial Middle’ are the areas protected against inappropriate residential use. A large number of Planning Applications are not in accordance with the Planning Legislation which is there to ‘protect’ the Jewellery Quarter and the trade. Please help the Jewellery Quarter to keep its character by making your ‘official’ protest against such Applications. Note the JQ comes under Soho and Jewellery Quarter with a small amount in Newtown.

New Applications 2022/08010/PA Land fronting Northwood Street, James Street, Graham Street, Brook Street, Newhall Street and Regent Place (premises occupied by AE Harris & Baker & Finnemore) Jewellery Quarter Birmingham . Non material amendment to Planning Approval 2018/04882/ PA to alter the wording of the development description to 'Partial demolition of buildings, change of use of retained buildings at 109, 123 & 128 Northwood Street from B2 to A1-A4, B1and C3 uses, change of use of retained building at 199 Newhall Street from B2 to B1, conversion and erection of new buildings to provide one, two and three bed apartments and non-residential floorspace for A1-A5, B1 & D2 uses with associated parking and landscaping. 26-10-2022 2022/07811/PA M Lambe Construction Newton Place Hockley Birmingham B18 5JY. Removal of existing workshop and store, construction of new workshop offices and store, installation of new wash down area and water recycling plant, new fuel dispensing area and change of use of offices to offices and training centre and new external training area. 18-10-2022 2022/07790/PA 23-26 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. Display of various non illuminated fascia signs and lighting to elevation. 17-10-2022 2022/07698/PA Arch 32 - Water Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1HL. Change of use to production, storing/ ageing of beer (Use Class B2) and service of alcoholic drinks and food to be consumed on the premises (Sui Generis) and external alteration to the front facade. 12-10-2022 2022/07588/PA 288 Camden Street Hockley Birmingham B18 7PW. Erection of two storey side extension. 07-10-2022 2022/07546/PA Site of Muhammed Ali Centre Icknield Street Hockley Birmingham B18 5AU Variation of conditions 18 (scheme of noise insulation between commercial and residential premises), 29 (travel plan) and 33 (limits the occupation of the residential development) attached to planning application 2018/08995/PA to allow for changes in the triggers within the wording of these conditions. 05-10-2022 2022/07502/PA 19 Kenyon Street First Floor Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6AR. Application for a lawful development certificate for existing use as gymnasium/health and fitness centre (Use Class E) in excess of 10 years. 03-102022 2022/07098/PA 1-3 Rose Place Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. Listed Building Consent for change of use from office space to 2 no. live/work townhouses dwellings (Use Class C3). Internal structural works and replacement of windows to rear elevation. 15-09-2022

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Awaiting Decision 2022/07459/PA Former Sytner/BMW Dealership Site on corner of Newhall Hill, Sand Pits, Camden Street, Sloane Street and Summer Hill Terrace Jewellery Quarter Birmingham. Demolition of all existing buildings, erection of residential accommodation (C3) within five buildings with associated public open space, private amenity space and commercial ground floor spaces (Commercial Class E and/or Drinking Establishments (Sui Generis). 30-09-2022 2022/07028/PA The Derwent Works 32-34 Constitution Hill and land fronting Henrietta Street. The Jewelllery Quarter B19 3JT. Listed Building consent for a mixed use development of 32 apartments and 4 ground floor commercial space for flexible class E use comprising of change of use and refurbishment of listed Derwent Works to provide 23 apartments and 264 sqm of commercial space and erection of new build extensions in the form of a single storey roof top addition to the listed building and 4 storey side extension to provide a further 9 apartments with associated works. 13-09-2022 2022/06873/PA Reliance Works 62-64 Northwood Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B3 1TT. Conversion and alterations to building including new roof with top shop dormer to create 1no. 2 bedroom and 1no. 3 bedroom apartments. 06-09-2022 2022/06052/PA 50 Vyse Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6HR. Change of use of first and second floors to residential (Use Class C3) and retention of shop at ground floor and basement (Use Class E). 02-08-2022 2022/05419/PA 51 Hylton Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6HN. Demolition of existing building and erection of three storey building comprising of two live/work units and a ground floor commercial unit. 07-07-2022 2022/05389/PA Colmore Place 36-37 Cox Street Birmingham B3 1RZ. Listed building consent for replacement of lower floor windows and rooflights to rear. 06-07-2022 2022/05388/PA Colmore Place 36-37 Cox Street Birmingham B3 1RZ. Listed building consent for replacement of upper floor cladding and upper floor windows. 06-07-2022 2022/05379/PA Colmore Place 36-37 Cox Street Birmingham B3 1RZ. Replacement of lower floor windows and rooflights to rear. 06-07-2022 2022/05378/PA Colmore Place 36-37 Cox Street Birmingham B3 1RZ. Replacement of upper floor cladding and upper floor windows. 06-07-2022 2022/05377/PA Colmore Place 36-37 Cox Street Birmingham B3 1RZ. Application for a lawful development certificate for existing 16no. residential apartments (Use Class C3). 06-07-2022 2022/04404/PA 51 Hockley Hill Hockley Birmingham B18 5AQ. Listed building consent for change of use from former offices (Use Class E) to form 34 bed hostel (Sui Generis). 31-05-2022 2022/04400/PA 51 Hockley Hill Hockley Birmingham B18 5AQ. Change of use from former offices (Use Class E) to form 34 bed hostel (Sui Generis). 31-05-2022 2022/04396/PA 317 Camden Street Hockley Birmingham B18 7NY. Listed Building Consent for

2022/03640/PA 23-26 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. Listed Building Consent for internal and external alterations to windows, installation of substation and new glazed roof. 04-05-2022

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2022/07090/PA 1-3 Rose Place Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. Change of use from office space to 2 no. live/work townhouse dwellings (Use Class C3). Internal structural works and replacement of windows to rear elevation. 15-09-2022

the Installation of no.5 En-suite bathrooms, windows to rear and internal changes to kitchen. 31-05-2022

2022/03633/PA 23-26 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. External alterations including installation of substation, glazed roof to the rear and changes to windows. 04-05-2022 2022/03181/PA Summer Hill House 18-23 Summer Hill Terrace Jeweller y Quar ter Birmingham B1 3RA. Redevelopment of site to provide a residential led mixed use development of 41 dwellings and commercial floor space for flexible Class E uses including part demolition and part conversion of existing buildings, erection of side and rear extensions and alterations to roof space of retained buildings and erection of new four storey building together with associated works and landscaping. 14-04-2022 2022/01657/PA 104 Newhall Street Birmingham B3 1PB. Installation of replacement windows to acoustic louvres on Lionel Street elevation. 28-022022 2022/00508/PA Ramgarhia Sikh Temple Graham Street Ladywood Birmingham B1 3LA. Demolition of 56 Graham Street and removal of existing porch and lean to. Erection of three storey building and alterations to existing building including two storey extension and double height glazed entrance. 25-01-2022 2021/10795/PA 23-26 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6JQ. Listed Building Consent for internal and external alterations including replacement windows. 23-12-2021 2021/10490/PA Land at Sloane Street, Camden Street, Camden Drive, Camden Grove & Legge Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3BX. Nonmaterial amendment to planning approval 2017/00002/PA to dismantle and rebuild the retained building at Block C fronting Sloane Street, to amend the internal layouts approved for Block C to provide 7 additional apartments, change Flat 116 to a 2B3P and other minor alterations to assist the buildability. 13-12-2021 2021/10243/PA Former Sapcote Yard 87 Camden Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3DD. Renovation and change of use of office building on street frontage including erection of new second floor to replace the existing second floor constructions to provide 3 x 3 bed townhouses and 1 x 2 bed duplex apartment and construction of 8 x 3 bed townhouses and 1 x 2 bed duplex apartment to the rear with associated parking. Amended plans received with revisions to site layout and landscaping. 2021/07422/PA Land adj former TSB Harford Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18. Erection of 4 storey building comprising 23 one and two bed apartments and 2 ground floor commercial units for Classes Ea, b, c and/or g uses together with associated cycle parking and landscaping. 25-08-2021 2021/07305/PA Harry Smith Building & Gem Building 17-19 & 20-21 Hockley Hill Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 5AH. Listed Building consent for the conversion and refurbishment of buildings to allow the Harry Smith building to be retained as commercial/retail space at basement and ground floor levels with 6 apartments above and for the Gem Buildings to be used as 16 open plan loft studios/duplex apartments. 20-08-2021

New Decisions 2022/06753/PA 30-46 Vittoria Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B1 3PE. Listed Building Consent for internal and external alterations associated with alterations to 3 x 2 bedroom units

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2022/06242/PA 14 Hylton Street Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6HN. Installation of a flat roof to form a terrace, partial removal of roof lantern, roof light and hatch to proposed terrace. Final Decision - Approve subject to Conditions 2022/02691/PA 111-114 Warstone Lane Jewellery Quarter Birmingham B18 6NZ. Application for a non-material amendment to planning approval 2018/00570/PA for alterations to facade and elevations. Final Decision - Refuse

Summary Guide to Use Classes A1 - Shops. A2 - Financial and Professional Services. A3 - Restaurants and Cafes. A4 - Drinking Establishments. A5 - Hot Food Takeaways. B1 (a) - Business. (b) - Research & development, studios, labs, high technology. (c) - Light Industry. B2 - General Industry. B3 - Storage/Distribution. C1 - Hotels C2 - Residential Institutions C2A - Secure Residential Institutions. C3 - Dwelling Houses D1 - Non-residential Institutions. D2 - Assembly/Leisure.

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