Birmingham designs and produces medals for world indoor athletics championships

Menna Jones with her winning designs
Medals awarded to the winners of events at the IAAF World Indoor Championships, which take place in Birmingham in March, have been designed and produced in the city. The Local Organising Committee for the championships had challenged students at Birmingham City University’s School of Jewellery to design the medals, which are being produced in the city’s world famous Jewellery Quarter. The winning designs (see below) came from second year jewellery and silversmithing student, Menna Jones. The medal design features three fa... For the full story register now for free or login below...