Joel has time on his hands in new job

Joel Richardson, 19, who has started as an apprentice at Collinsons Jewellers watch and clock repair shop in Blandford Street, is pictured here with Dinkie Smith, who at 83, is still working and passing on everything he knows.

Joel Richardson, 19, who has started as an apprentice at Collinsons Jewellers watch and clock repair shop in Blandford Street, is pictured here with Dinkie Smith, who at 83, is still working and passing on everything he knows.

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A TEENAGER is keeping the future of a trade ticking after being taken on as an apprentice.

Joel Robson is learning the art of time at Collinson Jewellers from its timelords Dinkie Smith, 83, and the business’s founder Harry Collinson, 62.

Joel, from Southwick said: “It’s a bit like doing puzzles for a living.”

 

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