BREAKING NEWS: UK Jewellery Festival and UK Jewellery Awards launches today

The UK Jewellery Festival and the UK Jewellery Awards has launched today (5 December) with the UK Jewellery Awards now open for entries for the 2023 edition.

Taking place across two days on 5-6 September 2023 at the Hilton London Metropole, the UK Jewellery Festival will bring together over 70 top jewellery and watch brands, suppliers and service providers in a two-day trade event featuring the very latest collections and products, business-boosting content sessions and complimentary catering for all visitors.

The UK Jewellery Awards in association with the Betts Group, the UK’s longest running and most prestigious jewellery and watch trade awards event, will take place at the end of the second day of the show on 6 September at the same venue.

Entries for the UK Jewellery Awards are now open in 18 enterable categories and will remain open until 3 March.

To find out more about the available categories, or to start your entry today please visit

Retail Jeweller is delighted to welcome back the Betts Group as headline partner of the UK Jewellery Awards for the third year running.

Other sponsors already confirmed for the event include Hockley Mint, Nivoda, Studex and TH March. The National Association of Jewellers is the official supporter.

Meanwhile, the UK Jewellery Festival has already confirmed the Betts Group, Crystal Myths, Hockley Mint, Nivoda and Studex as its first exhibitors, alongside supporter The National Association of Jewellers.

Retail Jeweller managing editor Ruth Faulkner explained: “After a fantastic response to both the UK Jewellery Festival and UK Jewellery Awards this year, we are delighted to develop the events for 2023.

“Following extensive feedback from exhibitors and buyers, we have expanded the Festival Trade Event to take place across two days, allowing more time for browsing and buying, as well as enjoying our programme of thought-provoking content sessions.

“The ever-popular UK Jewellery Awards also returns to the same venue in 2023 and we are very happy to once again be working with headline partner The Betts Group to bring you the biggest and best night of celebration in the industry’s calendar.”

Just over 70 exhibitors will join the line-up at the UK Jewellery Festival Trade Event and space at this year’s show is available on a sq m basis starting at 6sq m and going up to a maximum of 20sq m.

Exhibitors have the flexibility to decide how best they use this space and can choose from bringing their own furniture/flooring/display cases, using our recommended contractor or, keeping things simple and setting up on a table (which will be provided). Our aim is to accommodate the needs of all sizes and types of businesses and brands. All exhibition packages also include marketing and promotion via Retail Jeweller.

If you wish to find out more information about either the UK Jewellery Festival or the UK Jewellery Awards, simply visit

Entries for the awards are open now and will remain open until 3 March 2023. To enter click here.

For more information on sponsoring the UK Jewellery Awards or exhibiting at the UK Jewellery Festival contact Ben Crudgington on 0203 953 2052 or email [email protected]

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