News Reports

28 Apr

Guild Visit to the British School of Watchmaking

Members of the Guild’s Board of Directors paid a highly informative and enjoyable visit to the British School of Watchmaking in Sale, near Manchest

The iconic IWC building in Schaffhausen.
27 Apr

IWC calibre Jones

Calibre Jones watches were the first watches made by the International Watch Company (IWC) and are now around 150 years old, Figure 1.

27 Apr

anOrdain – Enamelling - Old Crafts in New Hands

anOrdain, a vibrant ‘new’ Glasgow-based watchmaking business, which specialises in making enamel dials in time-honoured tradition, has just receive

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.

22 Aug

CNC Milling for Watch and Clock Makers

Making your first watch part

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:

28 May

CNC Milling for Watch and Clock Makers

A new series looking at modern methods of making missing or obsolete parts.

News Reports

Welcome to the Guild's blog. This is where you will find all the latest news and reports about the Guild and developments in the horology industry.

The British Watch and Clockmakers' Guild logo

Representing and Supporting the
British Watch and Clock Industry
for Over 100 Years

Get in touch