National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) supports UK Jewellery Festival and UK Jewellery Awards

Trade body the National Association of Jewellers (NAJ) has pledged its support to this year’s UK Jewellery Festival and UK Jewellery Awards. Taking place on 1 September at the recently refurbished Hilton London Metropole, the UK Jewellery Festival is a daytime trade event, timed to provide buying opportunities ahead of retail’s golden quarter, along with live content sessions.

The event takes place during the day with the 30th anniversary of the UK Jewellery Awards following later that evening and the same venue.

UK Jewellery Awards

The NAJ will have a presence at the UK Jewellery Festival as a supporter of the event and will be the official supporter of the UK Jewellery Awards in association with the Betts Group, with the NAJ’s chosen charity, The Benevolent Society, also supported via fundraising efforts on the night.

Retail Jeweller editor Ruth Faulkner said: “We are delighted to once again be working with the NAJ on both the UK Jewellery Festival and UK Jewellery Awards.

“As the national trade body for the industry, it is only right that they should be involved in both events. We are really excited for what is shaping up to be a great year for both the Festival and Awards in 2022.”

Held in conjunction with headline partner, The Betts Group, the UK Jewellery Festival will also feature exhibiting companies including Coeur de Lion, Georgia WangHerbert Marx, Hockley Mint, IBB LondonNB Diamonds, RotarySif Jakobs Jewellery and WOLF and the event is supported by the Company of Master JewellersParify LightingTH March, in addition to the NAJ.

If you are a buyer, registration for the UK Jewellery Festival is free. Simply visit to register.

The UK Jewellery Awards is sponsored by the Company of Master JewellersHockley MintNivodaTH March and WOLFRotary and Coeur de Lion are supporters of the event and the NAJ is the official supporter.

In addition to the 1 September awards ceremony, there will also be an exclusive, free-to-attend networking party held on 27 April at The Forge in London for all those brands and businesses which make the final shortlist together with the event’s sponsors.

Entries for the UK Jewellery Awards are now open and will remain open until 18 March. To start your entry, please click here.

For more information on exhibiting at the UK Jewellery Festival or sponsoring the UK Jewellery Awards, please contact Ben Crudgington via [email protected] or 020 3953 2052.

For assistance with your awards entry, please contact Laura Glenister via [email protected] or 020 3953 2078.