Buying and Shipping

Buying at auction can be a cheap, interesting and fun way of furnishing a house or collecting. Catalogues are available for all sales, both on the internet at this site, on or with images. Our staff will be happy to advise on prices and bidding. Come along to one of our sales to see what happens, or follow the sale online at and

Auctions are normally held on 3rd Tuesday and Wednesday monthly to include china, glassware, silver, jewellery, pictures and furniture and rolling specialist collectors' sections including stamps, coins, militaria, toys, cameras, model railway, sport, music, wines and spirits and more.

Buyers Premium is payable on all lots in addition to the hammer price and is 20% inclusive of VAT.

We do not offer a cafe service at present but tea and coffee is available.


We do not operate an automatic pack and post service.

We do not send outside the UK unless a single item in Jiffy bag.

Any packing and postage is at the buyer's risk. We are not professional packers and take no responsibility for any damage caused in transit. We do not provide insurance which should be arranged by the buyer if needed. We will pack to the best of our ability and as time permits and use Royal Mail or Parcel Force

We do not pack items of a fragile nature eg pictures, glassware, nor those containing a large amount of items eg tea / dinner services or multi lots.

We suggest

Pack and Send, Salford 0161 3935740

Mailbox, Didsbury 0161 4450444

Alban Shipping 01582 493099

Amanda Webb 07713 821225 (UK)

Stephen Watson 07973 693709 (UK)