Monthly Archives: October 2015

Roger W. Smith to announce significant step forward for British watchmaking at Salon QP

Roger W. Smith, the only maker of entirely British watches and movements, is set to announce his first range of watches. Presented by Phillips, the preview at Salon QP (12-14 November) will also feature a rare showing of Roger Smith’s … Continue reading

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British Horological Institute Grant

The Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) has today announced significant National Lottery funding to help train a new generation of clock and watchmakers in the UK. HLF has awarded the British Horological Institute (BHI) – a membership organisation for people who … Continue reading

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Garrick teams up with Andreas Strehler – updated

SalonQP have given some more details. These are the highlights : However, Michelmayr and Brailsford have seem to have loftier ambitions, and have entered into a partnership with Strehler’s UhrTeil to provide a newly-designed and exclusive base movement, which will be unveiled … Continue reading

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Garrick teams up with Andreas Strehler

In a cryptic tweet yesterday Garrick Watches announced they will be working on a new movement with Andreas Strehler. If like me you have never heard of him this is what they have to say on Wikipedia   Andreas Strehler From … Continue reading

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Roger Smith – Salon QP Competition

Competitions are always a bit of fun, and database building. QP are offering the chance to win a limited edition copy of the DVD “The Watchmaker’s Apprentice” link to competition

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Roger Smith – Case making

Most school children have learnt by now that you can learn just about anything from Youtube. Well here is a real find, Roger Smith explain his process of case making – amazing Follow the link and see for yourself Case … Continue reading

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