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CSR Scientific Training student, Demi Beddow, graduates with distinction.

Demi Beddow, a Chemistry technician, has worked at the Birmingham Assay Office for six years and has gained five industry qualifications since joining. The most recent being a distinction in HND Level 5 Laboratory Scientist Occupational Standard.

By admin | Oct 26th, 2021
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British Hallmarking Council issues guidance on hallmarking of partially constructed items

The British Hallmarking Council (BHC) publishes guidance on hallmarking of partially constructed items. Assay Offices can apply hallmarks to partially constructed items, providing certain conditions are met. These conditions are designed to ensure that the finished article complies with the Hallmarking Act.

By admin | Oct 21st, 2021
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Hallmarking Dealers notice goes digital

The British Hallmarking Council (BHC) announces a new initiative to provide support for the U.K. jewellery industry and to protect U.K. consumers. This October sees the launch of a new format for the Dealers Notice, a new digital asset explaining the vital information contained in a hallmark and a new campaign encouraging jewellers to give high visibility to the importance of hallmarking online.

By admin | Oct 18th, 2021
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Platinum Jubilee commemorative mark available from 1 November 2021

A new commemorative mark has been designed to celebrate Her Majesty The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee

By admin | Oct 7th, 2021
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Birmingham Assay Office teams up with Aston University to improve operational efficiency

29th Nov 2022

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Dippal Manchanda Delivers Understanding Plating Course at Inditex Headquarters

10th Oct 2022

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Birmingham Assay Office host Afternoon Teas with an historical twist for Birmingham Heritage week

28th Sep 2022

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British Hallmarking Council and National Association of Jewellers announce the HALO Award for online promotion of the hallmark.

30th Jun 2022

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25th Sep 2018

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City of Wolverhampton wins Touchstone Award 2018

8th Jun 2018

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