Warstone Lane & Key Hill Cemeteries Restoration Plans

Plans have been submitted to transform Warstone Lane and Key Hill cemeteries, both in the Jewellery Quarter. The plans include a series of long-awaited improvements to the cemeteries, which have a long history in the City – Key…

What’s Happening Now

Warstone Lane & Key Hill Cemeteries Restoration Plans

Plans have been submitted to transform Warstone Lane and Key Hill cemeteries, both in the Jewellery Quarter. The plans include a series of long-awaited improvements to the cemeteries, which have a long…

The Newman Brothers Coffin Works Restoration & Refurbishment

Newman Coffin Works - open for business In 1989, I was approached by one of our two local ‘bobbies’ at that time, PC John Caves, asking if I…

People, Pens & Production

A new book written by Sutton Coldfield historian Brian Jones and volunteers at Birmingham’s Pen Museum highlights the crucial role of women in making Birmingham the global centre of the steel pen…

Historical Buildings

The Standard Works

43-47 Vittoria Street and 9 Regent Place The Future Glasshouse College is breathing life back…

Company History

John Goode & Sons, Established 1830

Gold Chain Manufacturers and Goldsmiths, Quality Works, Gt. Hampton Street, BIRMINGHAM. Taken from a company brochure …