About Watts 1858
W.E.Watts (Jewellers) Ltd is a family owned business which was established in 1858 by William Edward Watts who specialised in the production and selling of branded pocket watches and provision of time keeping equipment to the sailors and coast guards of Gloucestershire. An historical collection of old W.E.Watts pocket watches and watch dials is on display within the store. It is currently located in the Cornmarket in the heart of Derby's thriving Cathedral Quarter after a move from St James’ Street 8 years ago. The new shop is much larger which allows for a more personal service.
We boast an extensive range of watch brands including Omega, Tag Heuer, Tag Heuer Grand Carerra, Longines, Tissot, Michael Kors, with Mont Blanc, Bremont, U-Boat and Frederique Constant being exclusive to W.E.Watts in the Derby area. W.E.Watts is proud to be one of only 20 U-Boat stockists nationwide.
Mont Blanc pens, leather and jewellery , Kreiger and Lady Heart are also exclusive to W.E.Watts in the Derby area. Fope and Thomas Sabo jewellery are also available alongside our extensive 18ct gold, diamond and platinum jewellery lines along with locally produced Blue John jewellery.
W.E.Watts also stocks a wide variety of products including jewellery from Thomas Sabo, giftware including a large selection of Mont Blanc Pens and Leather Goods. W.E.Watts also exhibits brands such as; Royal Selangor, Hillwood Jewellery Boxes and Carrs Silver.
Visit our history page to see over 150 years of history in photos.