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BHI appoints Operations Manager

The BHI has appointed Brian Noble as Operations Manager. Brian will lead the team at Upton Hall, and he is responsible for the day-to-day running of the organisation under the supervision of Chief Executive Officer Dudley Giles and the Board of Directors. With over 15 years of experience in the... View Article

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Baselworld: visitor numbers drop, media attention rises

As Baselworld 2016 drew to a close the results for this year’s event got published and the dates for 2017 were announced. Baselworld is one of trendsetting shows for the global watch and jewellery industry. This year some 1,500 companies exhibited in Basel, taking in watchmakers, machinery manufacturers and trade... View Article

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How short courses further your career

Elliot Defilippis works for a small independent jewellers in Middlesex. He started with this firm as a jewellers’ apprentice ten years ago. Elliot is now developing new skills in watch servicing and repair. For this purpose, he comes to BHI short courses at Upton Hall. Here is what he writes about... View Article

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Photo judges get to work

The judges for the British Horological Institute Photographic Competition, The Passage of Time, have started sifting through the entries. Their aim is to shortlist 12 out of almost 100 entries and eventually select 3 winners, which will be announced during the BHI Summer Show on 18 and 19 June 2016. The competition invited... View Article

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How to make, repair, restore and service clocks, watches and other timepieces

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