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07 Jan

Making the VFR Timer

A functional hand-made military style chronograph – Part 1

Introduction

Guild Chairman Jools Holland OBE
19 Dec

A Message from the Guild President Jools Holland OBE

Enjoy yourself ... it’s later than you think!

19 Nov

Hong Kong Watch & Clock Fair celebrates a first!

Académie Horlogère des Créateurs Indépendants (AHCI) join exhibitors at the September fair.

24 Jun

New Chairman for Guild

Paul Roberson FBHI is the new Chairman of the Guild and takes over from Chris Papworth MBHI, who steps down after four years in the post.

The Training School is in a commercial environment.
13 Jun

A new Watchmaker Apprentice Training School

There have been significant steps towards the day when the first apprentices begin their training:

21 Mar

Double honours for Roger Smith OBE

Isle of Man watchmaker Roger Smith has received two very special honours over the last few months.

21 Jan

Guild’s watch parts database goes global

The Guild’s Watch Parts database is now available in four different languages following a surge in overseas interest.

The Innovation & Collaboration Exhibition at Bonhams was a resounding success with visitors
07 Nov

Once in a lifetime exhibition voted a huge success

Innovation & Collaboration brings together rare clocks and watches for the first time.

‘Topping Out’ as Big Ben project reaches highest point
11 Jul

‘Topping Out’ as Big Ben project reaches highest point

Iconic clock tower is shrouded in 800 tonnes of scaffolding as conservation work continues

Jools Holland sitting at the piano - photo by Mary McCartney
21 May

Jools Holland OBE is Guild’s new President

BWCMG welcomes world renowned musician with a lifelong love of clocks

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