Welcoming and educating new bidders

Tuesday 25 July 2017

The auction scene is changing and you can't rely on your regulars bidders being around forever - you need to appeal to new audiences! New NAVA President Colin Young gives some first-hand advice on how to welcome potential new bidders to the auction scene and help educate them on the process of buying at auction.


Halls come up roses with Chinese Vase

Monday 24 July 2017

A magnificent, large Chinese blue and white porcelain vase sold for a whopping £150,000 at a fine art auction in Shrewsbury this month despite having significant damage to its rim.


30 years' worth of film memorabilia up for grabs!

Thursday 20 July 2017

An outstanding collection of film memorabilia and 007 collectables amassed by an extremely dedicated private collector and film buff, will be sold off in September at Astons Auctioneers.


CMA accepts commitments to address auction concerns

Friday 14 July 2017

An investigation by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into online auction practices has now been terminated following acceptance of binding commitments from ATG media in relation to what the CMA described as suspected exclusionary and restrictive pricing practices.


Cheffins acquires Dodson Jones

Thursday 13 July 2017

Market-leading multi-disciplinary property and auctioneering business, Cheffins, has announced its acquisition of Dodson Jones, the Cambridge-based commercial property consultancy.