Crafts Council launch crisis information hub for craftspeople and small businesses

Wednesday 25 March, 2020If you're a craftsperson affected by the national shutdown, the Crafts Council have just launched a useful resource.

15 Goldsmiths scoop awards at this year's Jewellery Oscars

Friday 28 February, 2020As part of our commitment to supporting craftspeople, we are once again extremely proud to be the founding and leading patron of the 2020 Goldsmiths’ Craft and Design Council Awards. Find out which Goldsmiths stole the show this year.

Trial of the Pyx 2020 – protecting consumers for over 700 years

Tuesday 28 January, 2020Today at Goldsmiths’ Hall, members of the Goldsmiths’ Company have been helping to protect consumers by ensuring coins produced by the Royal Mint are up to standard in what’s known as the Trial of the Pyx, one of the oldest judicial processes in Britain.

Located in the heart of Clerkenwell, the Goldsmiths’ Centre is the UK’s leading charity for the professional training of goldsmiths and a unique community for design, creativity and craftsmanship.

The Library

The Company’s archives date back to the 14th century, and the Library's collections include over 8,000 books and over 15,000 images, magazines and journals, films and special research collections.

Assay Office

The Goldsmiths’ Company Assay Office is where hallmarking began, and we have been testing and hallmarking precious metals for over 700 years.