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The Goldsmiths’ Centre receives Princess Royal Training Award

The Goldsmiths’ Centre receives Princess Royal Training Award

The Goldsmiths’ Centre in Clerkenwell has been officially selected as one of 40 organisations to receive the prestigious Princess Royal Training Award at St James’s Palace from HRH The Princess Royal and the City & Guilds Group this autumn. Now in its second year, this award honours major UK businesses including RBS, Barclays, and Waitrose,

Applications open for Goldsmiths’ Centre Setting Out programme

Applications are now being accepted for the business incubation programme Setting Out 2017 at the Goldsmiths’ Centre in Clerkenwell. The programme is open to eight talented emerging jewellery, silversmithing and allied trade businesses. Now in its fifth year, this intensive year-long course is delivered by a dedicated team of business and creative specialists and focuses on

The Goldsmiths’ Centre celebrates five years of supporting the industry

On April 25 2017, the Goldsmiths’ Centre in Clerkenwell, London, celebrated its 5th birthday and its continuing support for the growth of the UK jewellery and silversmithing industry. Celebrating its landmark year with over 200 of its closest friends, partner organisations and alumni, the event also marked the launch of the Goldsmiths’ Centre’s new Impact

Goldsmiths’ Centre launches new business growth programme

The Goldsmiths’ Centre in Clerkenwell has launched its new Goldsmiths’ Business Growth Programme for exceptional and ambitious members of the UK jewellery, silversmithing and allied trade industries. The programme, funded by the Goldsmiths’ Company, will help 10 entrepreneurs who have the potential and drive to transform their businesses to become game-changers in the industry. “I’m

The Goldsmiths’ Centre launches new membership scheme

The Goldsmiths’ Centre in Clerkenwell has launched a new membership scheme for the goldsmithing industry and wider creative design field, offering opportunities to link up and access a range of benefits and discounts. As a member of the Goldsmiths’ Centre, subscribers will be amongst the first to hear about upcoming and exclusive programmes via a

Theo Fennell joins judging panel for Shine 2014

Goldsmiths’ Centre event to put focus on Foundation students’ work. Jewellery designer Theo Fennell has announced that he will be a member of the judging panel for the Shine Showcase 2014 at The Goldsmiths’ Centre. The showcase, which is part of the London Design Festival, will celebrate the most exceptional craftsmanship in goldsmithing, silversmithing and

Goldsmiths’ Make Your Mark draws 800 students

Debut open day for British jewellers of the future smashes targets. The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office is hailing the success of its inaugural Make Your Mark event, which attracted more than 800 jewellery and silversmithing students from across the UK. The Goldsmiths’ Company, its Assay Office and the Goldsmiths’ Centre co-presented the day of talks

Goldsmiths’ Centre creates career-boosting courses

Centre creates three "packages" tailored to give makers head start. The Goldsmiths’ Centre in London is set to launch three training packages tailored to the needs of emerging jewellery and precious metal designer-makers embarking on the first steps of their careers. The packages will be launched tomorrow at the New Designers show at the Business

Peter Taylor on creating The Goldsmiths’ Centre

After seven years and £17.5 million, Peter Taylor has finally realised his dream of opening a charity-funded mixed-ability jewellery facility in the heart of London. He takes Rachael Taylor on a tour of the award-winning Goldsmiths’ Centre and explains that it’s not just about studio spaces or training but a new spirit of working together