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Historic Devon jeweller Ham & Huddy seeks buyer

Historic Devon jeweller Ham & Huddy seeks buyer

250-year-old retailer put on the market by owner, who plans to retire. A 250-year old jewellery shop in Newton Abbot, Devon, has been put on the market by its owner Rob Downey, offering interested parties a shop with workshop and portfolio of leading jewellery and watch brands. Ham & Huddy, located in the centre of

Coopers prepares to unveil new website

Devon jeweller hopes to emulate high-fashion site Net-a-Porter. Coopers Jewellers is preparing to unveil a new website that it says will be “more like Net-a-Porter”. The Devon jeweller currently sells its range of antique and modern jewellery and watches online at coopersjewellery.com, as well as its stores in Barnstaple and Bideford, but feels that a

Devon’s Doble loses £50k of uninsured stock

Jeweller puts up reward for information leading to capture of thieves. Doble Jewellers in Brixham has been targeted by a smash-and-grab gang that managed to steal £50,000 of uninsured valuables. Three masked men used pickaxes to smash into the window display – which was protected behind 11mm-thick double-laminated security windows – at the shop yesterday

Newquay jeweller robbed by men in drag

Cross-dressing thieves grab pad of rings from Cornish Stone Company. Newquay retail jeweller Cornish Stone Company was robbed on Friday by men wearing women’s dresses. Devon and Cornwall Police said one male grabbed a pad of rings from a member of staff before holding an object to her head, enabling him to escape with the