Birmingham, United Kingdom (November 10, 2009) - Leading certified diamond specialist Marlows ( have achieved national recognition for their standing in the diamond sector, having recently been invited to participate in a discussion on BBC Radio 4's "You and Yours' programme.

The lunchtime programme recently broadcast a feature on the effect of the credit crunch on the diamond industry, inviting a panel of leading names in the sector to partake in the discussion, one of which was Carol Marlow, on behalf Marlows Certified Diamonds.

Joining the discussion were some of the most recognised players in the diamond market including Harry Levy, one of the UK's most eminent diamond dealers, and Michael Rappaport, the creator of the globally recognised diamond price list, who participated in the show live from New York.

"My family has been trading in diamonds in Birmingham for over three generations, and we have a superb reputation in the Midlands region, but this has taken our standing to a whole new level," says Carol Marlow of Marlows Certified Diamonds. "It was an honour to be asked to participate and it was a proud moment in the company's history, as our reputation and experience as a prestigious diamond dealer was recognised on a national platform."

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