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Tim Bicknell (FIRV) and Michelle Knust (MIRV) are Registered Valuers with the Institute of Registered Valuers We have over 60 years combined experience in the jewellery and watch trade. At Jewellery Portfolio Valuations we pride ourselves in producing high quality, educated and professional … Read more

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Imitation Jewellery is a fact of life and has been around for centuries. Today, there are so many well-made copies it can be quite scary for many shoppers who purchase pre-owned items: how do you know if your hard-earned money … Read more

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Everybody has heard that “Diamonds are a Girl’s Best Friend” from the Marilyn Munroe movie, but there are quite a number of things about them of which you may not be aware. Check out the following obscure data we have … Read more

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The Anchor Cert Academy ​reveals new ‘Exposed’ courses to empower members and meet today’s challenges in the ever developing jewellery industry. Opportunities exist to develop skills and competence in order to surpass the competition through these leading edge training courses. Assay … Read more

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Sir Michael Caine​, 82,​ says he ​would ​gleefully star in a new film​ in preparation​ about the recent £14m Hatton Garden jewellery heist​,​ ​’on condition​ the script is ​sparkling​’​. So, are we in for a new version of the well known expression, like: ‘You were only supposed to blow the ruddy (ruby) doors … Read more

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