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Hatton Garden heist thief warns young lads against a life of crime

Hatton Garden heist thief warns young lads against a life of crime

One of the ringleaders of the Hatton Garden heist has urged young lads not to follow in his footsteps. Daniel Jones, 63, repented in court after confessing to an earlier £1 million burglary. He has now been sentenced to three years in jail for robbing Mayfair jeweller, Chatila, which will run concurrently to the seven-year

Online jeweller opens store as high value customers prefer to see diamonds sparkle

Independent jewellery retailer Shining Diamonds has opened the doors to its first physical store. Shining Diamonds started out as an online only retailer selling quality, yet low priced diamonds. However, the company decided to open a store as higher value customers prefer to view the diamonds and the jewellery they are buying. Whilst the online

Hatton Garden heist ringleader dies in prison

The ringleader of the ‘largest burglary in English legal history’, Terry Perkins, has died in prison. Perkins, aged 69, was serving a seven year jail term in HMP Belmarsh for the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit heist which took place on Easter weekend 2015. As one of the four ringleaders, Perkins received a court order last

Sunshine Exim supports retailers with new website tools

Jewellery trade supplier Sunshine Exim has introduced new functions to its website to further support retailers. New functions include a tool which retailers can use to create complimentary personalised marketing materials and a gemstone weight calculator application. Retailers can access the new bespoke marketing tool via their trade log-in area, where a selection of pre-defined

Hatton Garden BID puts spotlight on bridal at summer festival

The Hatton Garden BID is hosting a summer event to celebrate all things bridal jewellery. Taking place July 21-22 2017, the ‘Hatton Garden Festival’ offers consumers two days in the London jewellery quarter packed with entertainment, competitions, talks, workshops and, the big Diamond Hunt. Across the two days (Friday and Saturday), visitors will get to experience

London jewellery designers move to Hatton Garden’s Record Hall

Three London-based jewellers have transported their businesses to the Hatton Garden jewellery quarter’s Record Hall. The newly developed Record Hall, based in Hatton Garden, now houses London jewellery designers Farah Qureshi, Daisy Choi and Karin Kraemer. The designers have moved their businesses to the new building, from where they will operate studios and showrooms. A