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New arrest made in connection to the Hatton Garden heist

New arrest made in connection to the Hatton Garden heist

A new man has been charged and items seized over the Hatton Garden heist, which took place three years ago over Easter weekend. According to the BBC, a 57-year-old man named Michael Seed was arrested after a search warrant was carried out in Islington Tuesday (March 28) morning. Yesterday (Wednesday March 29) Mr Seed was charged

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

Value of goods stolen during Hatton Garden heist rises to £25m

The value of the goods stolen during the infamous Hatton Garden heist has risen to an estimated £25m. It was originally thought the value of the items stolen during the jewellery raid was £14m – an amount which made the Hatton Garden heist Britain’s biggest ever burglary. Further to reports earlier this month that another

£30m London ‘Fort Knox’ built in wake of busted Hatton Garden vault

A new high-security jewellery vault has opened in London two years on from the Hatton Garden jewellery heist which saw the Hatton Garden Safe Deposit vault close down. The £30 million ultra-secure complex has been dubbed London’s answer to Fort Knox and is situated in the West End. Arimtage Vaults is a 10,000 square foot concrete