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Celebrating 30 Years of the Breitling Chronomat

The Icon This year Breitling have celebrated the iconic 30th anniversary of the Chronomat, which aviation enthusiasts have coveted since its initial release.  The story of the Chronomat is an interesting one. History In the early 1980’s, the then owner of the Breitling brand, Earnest Schneider, whom had recently purchased the company from Willy Breitling, had closed in on securing the company’s first official sponsor. The Freece Tricolori. The Freece Tricolori are the Italian Air forces Acrobatics Team, and Earnest Schneider decided to create an entirely new aviation chronograph designed... Read More

Limited Edition ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ Omega Speedmaster – 311.

Omega Limited Edition Omega Speedmaster Dark Side of the Moon Watch Timing is Everything With the winter Olympics in full swing in Russia, official timekeepers Omega are the watch brand that everyone is currently talking about. So, wouldn’t it just be the perfect time to release a Limited Edition watch? Well, that’s just what Omega has done! A sleek and sporty edition to their already impressive ‘Speed Master’ range, the ‘Dark Side of the Moon’ is packed with features that justify its hefty price tag. Starting with the aesthetics, this... Read More

A History of Pre-Owned Rolex Watches

Humble Beginnings Since the birth of Market Cross Jewellers in a humble market town in the early 1980’s, their has been a strong affiliation with pre-owned prestige watches, especially Rolex. Appealing to a wider audience and with each timepiece carrying its own little piece of history, stocking seemed like a no-brainer.  As the company has gone from strength to strength adding 12 more stores to its empire and delving into the world of online, we now have a bigger selection of Pre-Owned Rolex than any other retailer in the North... Read More

10 Best men’s watches for under £300 this Christmas!

Our favourite Top 10 Christmas watches There is no essential item that finishes off an outfit quite like a great watch does. So, whether it’s for that special man in your life or just a gift for yourself, you cannot afford to miss this list! Tommy Hilfiger Watch The first watch on this essential list is a real Christmas cracker.  The Tommy Hilfiger Mens Grey Elton Cool Watch 1790933 is supremely stylish and echoes the styling’s that you may find on an Audemars Piguet. Fitted with a stainless steel octagonal... Read More

Breitling AB0510U4-BB62 Mens Transocean Unitime Watch – Reviewed

Gents Stainless Steel Watch The Breitling AB0510U4-BB62 Mens Transocean Unitime Watch is the watch in focus today and what a watch to start with. This beautifully designed piece has become the main, heavily advertised piece for this year and has been sported by the advertising machine that is David Beckham. Having the ‘Beckham’ brand advertising this specific watch has raised the already high profile of Breitling and made the watch brand fashionable. But please don’t think this is only a fashion brand as the heritage of the brand put them... Read More

Market Cross Red Bull Racing Giveaway

Have you checked out our latest giveaway yet? If not then you are certainly missing out on a great prize. Our current competition features some superb items that you will not want to miss out on.   Our current competition features some fantastic prizes from Red Bull Racing. In our latest giveaway you will find a hat signed by Sebastian Vettel and team mate Mark Webber. You will also come across a 1:18 scale replica of the minichamps car and a limited edition Casio Edifice Red Bull Racing watch worth... Read More