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London Diamond Bourse opens doors to non-members

London Diamond Bourse opens doors to non-members

The London Diamond Bourse has announced its next open day will be held on Monday January 23. The Bourse launched its first open day event in 2015, where non-member visitors benefited from visiting the London Diamond Bourse and discovering what it has to offer the industry. The upcoming open day will feature diamonds from melee to

Sheffield Assay Office to welcome guests for special heritage event

Sheffield Assay Office will throw open its doors on Friday September 11 for a special ‘Heritage Open Day’ to celebrate its 242 years as a hallmarking specialist.  The free event will offer interested parties the chance to learn more about the history of the Assay Office, which was founded in 1773, followed by a tour of

GIA reveal seminar topics for ninth annual London open day

The Gemological Institute of America has released the schedule for its ninth annual open day taking place June 12 2015. During this year’s open day the GIA will open its doors to the public for a series of interactive seminars. The schedule of presentations is as followed: Welcome by GIA’s Director of London Education, Edward

EC One announces date of 2015 Open Call event

London-based jewellery retailer EC One has revived its popular Open Call event for 2015, offering interested designers the chance to show their work to buyers. Buyers Alison Skeates and Charlotte Kimber will be on hand to meet designer-makers in person on an appointment-based system on Sunday June 7. Those attending the event can also gain

Assay Office Birmingham throws open doors for public event

With only a few weeks to go until the Assay Office Birmingham begins the move to its new home on the other side of the Jewellery Quarter, ex-employees (pictured) and current staff welcomed their friends and families to visit the current Newhall Street site before it closes. The building was purpose built in 1877, but

GIA prepares for packed day of free seminars

GIA to open its doors for the eighth year to gemstones enthusiasts. The Gemmological Institute of America (GIA) is preparing to welcome guests to its eighth annual open day, giving gemstone enthusiasts a free glimpse into the world of rubies, diamonds, emeralds and other precious stones. The event, which will take place on June 13