Wednesday, 2 August 2017


It’s worth having a Midsummer clear out - this Shelley Pink Poppy tea service sold for £3,500 in our last auction




This striking Art Deco period ‘Princess’ shaped tea service by Shelley, England, comprising six trios, tea pot, two cream jugs, bread plate, sugar bowl and two cups and saucers. In a rare poppies pattern dating from the early 1930’s, the pattern comprises tall pink poppies with green leaf foliage and grey trees in the background finished with an apple green rim and cup handle.

Thursday, 20 July 2017

Purchased at Boldon Auctions this year, a framed Majority which was presented on behalf of the inhabitants of Chester-le-Street to the Right Honourable John George Lord Viscount Lambton on 19th June 1876. It has returned to Chester-le-Street one hundred and forty years later. The framed Majority (reaching 21st Birthday) is on show at an exhibition by the Chester-le-Street Heritage Group in the Lambton Arms Hotel, front street Chester-le-Street from Wednesday 19th July to Saturday 22nd July 2017 #lambtonarmshotel #chesterlestreetheritagegroup Lord Lambton Sunderland Echo Chester-le-Street

Friday, 14 July 2017

Did you know?

We are open for FREE Valuations on Saturday mornings 
10am - 1pm

15th July
12th August
26th August

No appointment needed



This larger than life wall clock will be offered for Auction on Wednesday 26th July in our Antique and Interior Sale.  Measuring 62 cm diameter you will never have an excuse for lateness again !

Monday, 3 July 2017


This classic car badly in need of some TLC sold for £1,600 
in our Auction of Cars, Car Parts and Automobilia on Saturday 1st July.