Family-owned precious metal jewellers David Gilbert Jewellery has been named as the winner of two Menter Aberystwyth First Awards.

The retailer entered the local awards to promote its business and has since been presented with Menter Aberystwyth Twin Award Winner (June 2017) and Outstanding Customer Service and Satisfaction & Wedding Bells ‘Making it their Best Day’.

It is the first time in 45 years of trading that the company has ever entered and awards programme and, since being crown, Gilbert has said he looks forward to entering the Professional Jeweller Awards next year.


Gilbert told Professional Jeweller about what it means to have been selected. He said: “(I’m) Genuinely really pleased that our efforts are not only acknowledged by our pleased and thrilled customers but also recognised under scrutiny from a team of judges.”

“Not your average Jeweller” and “Made me the happiest woman in the world” were comments which contributed to the Judge’s decision to Award David Gilbert Jewellery We Make – We Design service.

David Gilbert and his wife and business partner Chris Gilbert operate from the Ancient Market Hall Aberystwyth but claim to offer the very latest in service and design.

Going forward the brand is looking to expand its online presence through use of social media as well as investing in a new form of marketing.