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Hatton Garden BID puts spotlight on bridal at summer festival

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

Hatton Garden BID hopes to put London jewellery quarter on the map this Christmas with an exclusive gift guide

Hatton Garden BID has launched the area’s first-ever Christmas Gift Guide, showcasing an array of precious designs, bespoke pieces and luxury watches from more than 20 jewellery retailers and designers based in the histroic jewellery quarter. Created to promote Hatton Garden and its fine jewellery offer this Christmas, the Glittering Hatton Garden Gift Guide features

HOT 100 TRAILBLAZERS: Gary Williams, Director, Presman Mastermelt & Chairman, Hatton Garden BID

After two and a half years of dedication and determination to see Hatton Garden become a Business Improvement District (BID), and subsequently a world-renowned business and visitor destination, it’s time for Gary Williams to celebrate. Local eligible businesses voted overwhelmingly in favour of the proposals, and the area will assume its new BID status in

Hatton Garden Bid given green light

The businesses of Hatton Garden have voted overwhelmingly in favour of establishing a Business Improvement District to deliver ambitious improvements across the area in the coming years. 79% of businesses voted ‘yes’ at the ballot (83% by rateable value) firmly endorsing the £2.5 million investment plan set out earlier this year by the Hatton Garden

Hatton Garden BID plans to add shine to London’s historic jewellery quarter

A £2.5 million investment plan to champion Hatton Garden businesses will be published for the first time this week, with ambitions to enhance the area’s iconic status and harness commercial opportunities including Crossrail. The aim of the Business Improvement District (BID) is to see Hatton Garden grow as a world-renowned business and visitor destination through amplifying

Camden Council to develop eight new jewellery workshops

Camden Council has announced its plans to support jewellery businesses in Hatton Garden through the development of new ‘affordable’ work spaces. In a bid to help up-and-coming or growing businesses who want to work in the area, Camden Council has agreed to provide funding to business space operator Centa Business Services to refurbish the basement of 120

HOT 100 2015: BJA and NAG unification committee receive special commendation

In recognition of their incredible achievements uniting the British Jewellers’ Association and the National Association of Goldsmiths, Professional Jeweller opted to give its first ever ‘Special Commendation’ to the BJA and NAG Unification Committee in this year’s Hot 100.  Counted outside of the traditional Hot 100, these six individuals are recognised for their hard work

Council to match funding by Hatton Garden BID team

Presman Mastermelt first local business to make donation to BID fund. Presman Mastermelt managing director Tony Bransbury has pledged £5,000 to the Hatton Garden Business Improvement District (BID) fund, following the news that Camden Council will match seed funding raised by the BID committee up to the value of £100,000. Following a meeting with Camden

Panel says time is now to push jewellery marketing

Diamonds and precious metals are battling other luxury goods. A panel discussion hosted at Jewellery & Watch Birmingham has outlined the need for retailers and the industry to back marketing campaigns promoting diamonds and precious metals. The Outlook for International Jewellery, Precious Metals and Gemstone Markets seminar was hosted by Jewellery Outlook editor David Brough,