Categories
Watches

The Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign

HomeNewsThe Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign NewsFearsThe Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign Alongside esteemed marques such as Aston Martin and Mulberry, celebrating what is GREAT about Britain by Ben HodgesFebruary 28, 2020 MIN READThe Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain CampaignThe Fears Watch Company has become a partner of the GREAT Britain campaign. Following the 2016 revival after production ceased in 1976, Fears has gone from strength to strength. Now, as the company approaches its half-decade, it is being recognized as one of the best British brands out there.
The “Britain is GREAT” slogan began appearing shortly after David Cameron was elected and in the run-up to the 2012 London Olympics. With a broad spectrum — from industry and education to media and culture — the goal is to inspire growth and interest, nationally and internationally.
Fears Brunswick Blue release in 2019
In tandem is the confirmation that February marks the fin..

  1. Home
  2. News
  3. The Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign

The Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign Alongside esteemed marques such as Aston Martin and Mulberry, celebrating what is GREAT about Britain by Ben HodgesFebruary 28, 2020 MIN READThe Fears Watch Company Joins The GREAT Britain Campaign

The Fears Watch Company has become a partner of the GREAT Britain campaign. Following the 2016 revival after production ceased in 1976, Fears has gone from strength to strength. Now, as the company approaches its half-decade, it is being recognized as one of the best British brands out there.

The “Britain is GREAT” slogan began appearing shortly after David Cameron was elected and in the run-up to the 2012 London Olympics. With a broad spectrum — from industry and education to media and culture — the goal is to inspire growth and interest, nationally and internationally.

Fears-Brunswick-Blue-Watch

Fears Brunswick Blue release in 2019

In tandem is the confirmation that February marks the final month a quartz movement will power any Fears collection. In my hands-on review of the Brunswick Blue, I mentioned the slowdown of quartz production. The handover is now complete. From now on, mechanical movements will power every single Brunswick timepiece.

Roger_W_Smith_THE_GREAT_BRITAIN_1

Roger W Smith GREAT Britain

In good company

The new partnership also places Fears in good company. In the early days of the campaign, Roger W. Smith unveiled the GREAT Britain wristwatch. The Union Jack dial of this unique timepiece took 3 months to design and develop. The dial comprises 34 individual components. That makes it one of the most complex dials made entirely by hand.

Fears_Brunswick_GREAT_Britain

Commenting on Fears becoming a partner of GREAT, Jack Karet, Chief Partnerships Officer of the GREAT Britain campaign says, “The GREAT Britain campaign shines a light on the very best of what our whole nation has to offer to inspire the world to visit, do business, invest and study in the UK. Partnership is at the heart of this, and we are proud to celebrate our iconic heritage brands, such as Fears, across the globe.” Learn more at the Fears official website.

Fears-Brunswick-Blue-Watch Fears-Brunswick-Blue-Watch Fears-Brunswick-Blue-Watch Fears_Brunswick_GREAT_Britain Watch of the Week

Crafter Blue Launches The Hyperion Ocean In Sunburst Blue

A seaworthy blue enters the range, bringing a a dash of color in its wake Partner Content February 24, 2020 Brand of the Month

The Feynman Cove: Live on Kickstarter now

Introducing the Feynman Cove, a versatile compressor-style watch from the makers of the Feynman One. Partner Content February 20, 2020

News

Watches & Wonders (formerly SIHH) Canceled Due To The COVID-19 Coronavirus

This will be a rocky year by Fratello February 27, 2020

The Coronavirus Strikes Again

Citizen and Bulova announce their withdrawal from Baselworld 2020 by Rob Nudds February 25, 2020

Christopher Ward C60 Elite 1000

Limited predecessor gets an open series run by Tomas Rosputinsky February 20, 2020

Popular

Grand Seiko’s Most Wanted – SBGA211 ‘Snowflake’ And Why I Didn’t Buy It

by Robert-Jan Broer October 03, 2018

Rolex Submariner Hulk versus Seiko SLA019 : Shades of Green

by Michael Stockton September 27, 2018

Omega Speedmaster Hodinkee 10th Anniversary Limited Edition

by Robert-Jan Broer September 05, 2018 Ben Hodges

About the author

Ben Hodges

Ben has been working in central London for 7 years. In that time, Ben has developed an interest in watches after being gifted his father’s Breitling at 25. He explores the weird and wonderful in horology at all price ranges,… read more

Watch reviews in your inbox.

Even when it’s not Speedy Tuesday. This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.Original Article

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *