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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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Suffragette collection fetches record amount at Selsdon auction

The National Museum of Wales stepped in to buy a rare suffragette medal and the historic archive of Kate Evans at an auction staged at Fairleigh Golf Club in Selsdon yesterday. The letters, books and awards of suffragette Kate Williams … Continue reading

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Rare suffragette’s Hunger Strike medal is set to be auctioned

In the centenary year of women in Britain first getting the vote, TV auction expert Catherine Southon is staging a sale in Croydon where the leading lot is a wonderful archive of one suffragette’s fight for the cause, including a … Continue reading

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Worcester ceramics collection worth £15,000 up for sale

The next antiques sale being held at Farleigh Golf Club will feature an entire collection of Royal Worcester porcelain. BBC antiques expert Catherine Southon will be conducting the auction on July 25, with 60 items carrying estimates of between £40 … Continue reading

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Going for a song? Our expert guide to buying at an auction

If you love watching Bargain Hunt and Antiques Road Trip on television, you may have seen local auctioneer CATHERINE SOUTHON, right, finding some great bargains. Ahead of her next auction – at the Farleigh Golf Club next Wednesday, on March … Continue reading

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Oooh matron! Kenneth Williams’ clock goes up for sale

Catherine Southon was thrilled when a woman walked into her auctioneer’s office in Bromley to show her a classic 1960s clock with some great provenance. The clock once belonged to Kenneth Williams, actor, comedian and diarist most famous for his … Continue reading

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Churchill’s spectacles for sale at Farleigh Christmas auction

A pair of spectacles belonging to Churchill – the wartime Prime Minister, not the insurance company’s nodding dog – are the highlight lot in the latest auction to be staged at Farleigh Golf Club next month, on December 6 (with … Continue reading

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