Category Archives: Selsdon & Ballards

Dustman’s depot mirror brings auction hammer down at £8,755

A local council dustman, working in Bromley, found a discarded old mirror when doing his rounds in the 1970s. He took it back to the depot and for the next 40 years used it in his locker at work. Last … Continue reading

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TV antiques expert Paul Martin at Selsdon book signing

Television presenter Paul Martin will be in Croydon next week to sign copies of his latest book, My World of Antiques. Martin has presented BBC1’s Flog It! for the past 15 years, and his book – published last week – … Continue reading

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Bronze dancers to take centre stage at Selsdon auction

Television antiques expert Catherine Southon is staging another auction of art works in Selsdon later this month, including a collection of 11 works by the noted Australian sculptor Tom Merrifield. Estimates for the Merrifield auction items range from £120 to … Continue reading

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St John’s Upper Selsdon Plant and Produce, Oct 14

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Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo, Selsdon, Oct 6

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Friends of Selsdon Wood autumn walks, Oct 6 and Nov 3

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Children In Need to bring down the auction hammer in Selsdon

Children In Need, the BBC’s annual charity telethon, will be filming a fund-raising celebrity edition of Bargain Hunt at Farleigh Golf Club in Selsdon on October 3. Bringing the hammer down on a wide range of money-spinning lots will be … Continue reading

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