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Founder of Michael Jones Jeweller passes away

Michael Jones, the founder of Michael Jones Jeweller in Northampton, passed away on March 5 following a short illness.

Jones, a highly regarded supporter of the jewellery industry, was an active participant within the National Association of Goldsmiths (NAG), serving on a number of committees. Appointed as chairman of the NAG from 1978 to 1980, Jones later served as president for two years from 1995.

In 1970, he handed over his business as a co-operative to his staff and the business continues as a successful co-operative to this day. Michael Jones Jeweller is situated in Northampton and Banbury. 

Retiring in 1990, Jones still continued to support the trade for a number of years.

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