Welcome to Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Forum website! The Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Forum is the independent voice of the residents of the Jewellery Quarter, representing everyone and doing all we can to make the Quarter the best possible place to live. We want to keep you informed about life in the Quarter and to hear from […]
Posted on 19 November 2014.
Your fellow residents at the Jewellery Quarter Neighbourhood Forum would be very pleased to see you at our annual meeting, on Tuesday 2 December, 7 – 9pm at The Drop Forge (Hockley Street, B18 6BL) If you live in the JQ then the JQNF is your organisation and this is your chance to see what’s […]
Posted on 11 November 2014.
Birmingham Bach Choir are returning to the Jewellery Quarter next month for their traditional annual Christmas concert – a regular fixture in their concert calendar each year. Sunday 21 December 2014 Birmingham Bach Choir: Nine Lessons and Carols The choir’s traditional free Christmas performance, with a selection of carols including Hark! The Herald Angels Sing […]
Posted on 09 November 2014.
One Christmas Eve A new play by Edinburgh Fringe award-winning playwright Frank Bramwell. Christmas Eve in Birmingham . . . Mom’s battling desperately to buy last minute presents, Dad’s in the doghouse, and their daughter in London is really not looking forward to a Christmas Eve on her own . . . An amusing, touching […]
Posted on 29 October 2014.
Once again Blue Orange Arts is holding further workshops at the company’s base in Great Hampton Street, Birmingham. Theatre of the Unemployed will work with participants over a series of 30 creative workshops. The workshops will use drama to explore issues surrounding unemployment, mental health and age as well as providing effective exercises that develop […]
Posted on 20 October 2014.
DABBLING ON THE RIVER THIS CHRISTMAS Kenneth Grahame’s classic children’s tale first published in 1908 has entertained the young and old ever since not only in book form, but also as a stage play, musical, film and television series. The Blue Orange production, adapted by Eric Gracey, has all the hall marks of the theatres […]
Posted on 11 October 2014.
Local residents are invited to attend the LADYWOOD WARD COMMITTEE Tuesday 14 October 2014 | 7- 9pm | Ladywood Health & Community Centre, St Vincent Street West, Ladywood Main Items for Discussion – Starting with a news report from TNT Ladywood News Local police report – hear from Clem Samuels, Ladywood’s new sergeant 20mph Streets for Central […]
Posted on 09 October 2014.
As interests levels in the JQNF Christmas trip have been high, and we filled up our minibus so quickly, we’re considering booking another minibus. The Christmas Trip, now in its second year, will be to Shugborough Estate. The price includes travel, ticket to the candlelit House and Christmas Fair.Date: Saturday 29th NovemberTime: 9.30amPrice: £25 Don’t worry if you […]
Posted on 23 September 2014.
There are a lot of exciting projects in development in the Quarter at the moment. To keep you up-to-speed, we’ve teamed up with Birmingham Conversation Trust to present a bumper JQNF Open Meeting on Mon 13th Oct 7 – 9pm (doors from 6.50pm) at The Coffin Works, Fleet Street, Jewellery Quarter. You’ll get a sneak-peak of the […]
Posted on 26 August 2014.
Most of you will know that the JQ has its very own theatre on Great Hampton Street, the Blue Orange Theatre, reminiscent of the kind of small scale but high quality theatre you might encounter in the cooler parts of New York. Want to know what’s coming upon September? Read on. WEDNESDAY 3 to SATURDAY 6 […]
Posted on 13 August 2014.
It’s been a quiet couple of months on the planning application front (thankfully, as it’s been a bit manic prior to that). The latest applications are on the attached document and if you want to study the plans, just click the blue hyperlink for each one. They include listed building applications for the: George […]
Ladywood Ward Committee | Tue 14 Oct 7pm: http://t.co/siUxNpHCS9
JQNF Christmas Trip: Can we fill a second sleigh?! http://t.co/LzWVnvpoyQ