diamond business

Whatever happened to Hatton Garden?

This year marks the thirteenth anniversary of our move to Berkhamsted from Hatton Garden. For many people the name ‘Hatton Garden’ immediately creates an image of diamonds, jewellery, precious metals and gem stones. For over a hundred and fifty years valuableitems have been traded by its many dealers and merchants. The JAK cartoon from the […]

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A very special day in 2017

One of the most memorable events of last year was undoubtedly a surprise party to mark Vivian Watson’s retirement from our sister company, PJ Watson Ltd. Cleverly organised by John and Tracey, an invitation was sent out to past and present staff, family and friends to be at The King’s Head in Ivinghoe for a […]

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We brought the sparkle to our Christmas Party!

All the right ingredients for a successful celebration were evident at our Christmas Party last weekend. A warm welcome in front of a glowing log fire, gentle background seasonal music from Jeanette Cordery, our harpist, Christmas decorations and a huge tree enhancing the atmosphere and a constant supply of sparkling wine were just the beginning. […]

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Peace Hospice Care Hidden Gem Charity Dinner

On Friday 6th October, over 100 guests from national and international businesses, including Warner Bros. Studios, Veale Wasbrough Vizards and Myers Clark helped raise £20,000 by attending Peace Hospice Care’s annual charity dinner, at Ashridge House, Berkhamsted and we were very proud sponsors of the event. Ashridge House opened its doors for the Hidden Gem […]

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Vivian Celebrates Golden Anniversary

In September 1967, you could buy an ounce of gold for $35. Today the same ounce would cost you $1290. Fifty years have made a huge difference. It was in September 1967 that Vivian Watson joined his father in the family business, then located in London’s Hatton Garden. Now 50 years on it is an […]

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