Auction Trader

Banksy-painted 'Turbozone Truck' fails to sell at auction  BBC News

The 17-tonne lorry had a guide price of up to £1.5m and auctioneers are considering offers for it.

Auction for Banksy artwork depicting MPs as chimpanzees  The Guardian

Devolved Parliament expected to sell for £1.5m-£2m, potentially becoming most expensive Banksy sold. Mark Brown Arts correspondent. Sun 15 Sep 2019 ...

Rare diver's watch could fetch £35k at Glasgow Rolex auction  Glasgow Live

The Rolex 1974 Submariner Comex 5514 is going on sale at at McTear's, along with 29 other desirable models.

Taysiders say farewell to Oor Wullies ahead of Dundee auction  The Courier

Thousands from across the UK flocked to Slessor Gardens to say farewell to Dundee's Oor Wullies before they get auctioned off for charity. The area's 41 statues ...

Rare Maori cloak pulled from auction after online threats  BBC News

A rare cloak belonging to a Maori chief which was due to be sold at auction has been pulled after the sellers were bombarded with abuse from New Zealand.

Gold ring found near Loch Lomond makes £14,000 at auction  BBC News

A metal detecting enthusiast will share the cash with a farmer after finding the ring with royal links.


A parcel of land in Ryde, a property with outbuildings in Wootton and a High Street building in Bembridge all went under the hammer on Friday. 4 fishing lakes ...

UK Criminal's Seized Bitcoin to Be Auctioned, With No Reserve!  Cointelegraph

The first instruction by a UK police force for the sale of criminal's seized bitcoin will be managed by Wilsons Auctions, with bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies ...

Controversial Bembridge property sold at auction  Isle of Wight County Press

A CONTROVERSIAL property at Bembridge has been sold at auction.

Top stories this week (September 5-11, 2019) – including news of a major piece of Fabergé selling in the UK regions

The most popular stories on this website over the last week included news that a miniature sedan chair by Fabergé took £380000 at a Cotswold auction.

Hitler’s lover Eva Braun’s silk KNICKERS expected to fetch £800 in auction after she used them to seduce Nazi  The Sun

SILK knickers worn by Adolf Hitler's mistress Eva Braun are expected to fetch £800 at auction. The white undies have Braun's monogrammed initials ...

'Narrowest detached house' sells at auction in Leicester  BBC News

The "quirky" property is just 13ft wide and sold for £155000 at auction in Leicester.

British auction house withdraws a rare Maori cloak from sale after threats to 'burn the company down' from online trolls  The Telegraph

A British auction house has withdrawn a rare Maori cloak from sale after receiving a torrent of abuse from irate New Zealanders, resulting in the police being ...

Bidding opens on PBO Project Boat auction at Southampton Boat Show  Practical Boat Owner Magazine

Practical Boat Owner editor Rob Melotti officially launches the PBO Project Boat charity auction in naming ceremony held at Southampton Boat Show.

Vintage motor that inspired Cruella de Vils 101 Dalmatians car sells at auction for £1.5million  The Sun

A CLASSIC car which inspired Cruella de Vil's motor in One Hundred and One Dalmatians has sold for £1.5million at auction. The 1935 Bugatti Type 57 Atalante ...

Couple to auction entire contents of their museum - and it includes some amazing items  Daily Post

First World War memorabilia, mugs, dolls and classic cars are among the items Pat and Liz Lawty have collected for over 30 years.

Insurance auction app bids to cut costs for young drivers  iNews

A new insurance app has been launched that aims to get drivers a better deal by pitting providers against each other in a live bidding war. The makers of ...

Auction sale or Eye Sheep Art Trail sculpures raises more than £35,000 | Diss and Harleston News  Diss Mercury

Auctioneer Hayden Foster sells the Ipswich Town Sheep at the art trail auction at Kenton Hall, Debenham. The sculpture, by artist Chris Newson, sold for £2,500.

Rare Massey-Harris vintage tractor collection auctioned in Norfolk | Farming  Eastern Daily Press

More than 500 potential bidders gathered in Marsham as vintage enthusiast Bob Parke sold his collection of rare Massey-Harris tractors. Picture: Brown & Co.

Three bedroom house with bargain £1 price tag sells at auction  Liverpool Echo

The agents said the house could be "one of the best bargains across the UK in 2019"

Prized sheep bred at a Scots farm sells at auction for £210,000  Daily Record

The lamb from a farm in Biggar in Lanarkshire is the second highest-priced sheep to sell in the UK.

Auction blunder sees sale of oldest Porsche in history collapse  This is Money

Operators of screens had mistaken the auctioneer's pronunciation, believing the 80-year-old machine had received bids of up to $70m when the highest offer ...

Newport criminal goods auction raises £150,000  BBC News

A Ferrari, sold for £33000, is among dozens of items seized from criminals and sold at auction.

Designers and artists unite behind auction to fight arms trade  Design Week

Protest group Art the Arms Fair will auction off works from over 70 designers and artists on Friday. The event, held at Peckham's AMP Studio, is part of the ...

Historic West Midlands police stations sold at auction  Birmingham Live

The Victorian station in Darlaston changed hangs for £660000 while police bases in Tettenhall and Handsworth were also sold at auction by Bond Wolfe at ...

Offshore Wind-Power Prices Are Plunging  Bloomberg

The cost of offshore wind in the U.K. could soon drop below the level where renewable developers get compensated to add capacity in the latest round of an ...

Old-style auction claims “tremendous success” des...  Estate Agent Today

Pattinson Auction has claimed its latest live non-online event was a “tremendous success” despite what it calls “misconceptions” about this way of selling, and ...

Liverpool families face eviction as landlords auction homes for potential student house shares  Liverpool Echo

One child produced an emotional drawing to show how much she doesn't want to lose her home.

Box of silver donated to Rowans Hospice auction in memory of one of the hospice's first volunteers  Portsmouth News

NEARLY two decades ago, a friend was left a box of silver filled to the brim with items including a goblet, cigarette case and teapot after her neighbour died – but ...

Artworks by World's Leading Artists Donated to Make-A-Wish® UK Charity Auction  FAD magazine

On the 1st October 2019, children's charity Make-A-Wish® UK, will present 'The Art of Wishes' Gala, founded by renowned philanthropist and Make-A-Wish® UK ...

Three bedroom house with £1 price tag sells at Birmingham auction  Birmingham Live

Agents Bond Wolfe confirmed the property, which is situated at 10 Primrose Court on Merseyside, had a guide price of just £1.

Charming three-bedroom detached house goes on sale for just £5k – but it needs A LOT of work  The Sun

A CHARMING three-bedroom detached house has gone on sale for just £5000 - but not all is what it seems. The property, located in Dumfries and Galloway, ...

Contents of historic house go to auction  The Northern Echo

A LARGE number of items that graced the rooms of one of Richmond's oldest and most prestigious houses will be sold at auction later this month.

Movie Memorabilia Goes Under The Hammer In UK's Largest Auction  HuffPost UK

The UK's largest auction of film and TV memorabilia will be taking place in London at the end of September for the sixth year in a row, with 250 of the 900 props ...

Over £100,000 of sports clothing up for auction after Welsh firm goes bust  Wales Online

Many items are starting at prices as little as £10 for items worth up to £300.

Video: Thousands help send off Aberdeen's Oor Wullie statues  Aberdeen Evening Express

Thousands of people turned up to say farewell to the popular north-east Oor Wullie statues over the weekend. The 36 sculptures that made up the Oor Wullie Big ...

Chinese vase found in pensioner's home sells for £230,000 at auction

An 18th century Chinese vase from the the Yongzheng period of the Qing dynasty sold for £230000 at Diamond Mills auction house in Felixstowe.

Postcards showing Sheffield's history to be sold at auction  BBC News

The postcards will be sold at auction next week and are expected to fetch in excess of £10000.

The Queen’s FURY over ‘secret’ auction revealed: ‘It caused a great deal of embarrassment’  Express

QUEEN ELIZABETH was said to be furious with her cousin after she tried to sell intimate notes penned by the Queen Mother in a low-key auction of royal ...

House on sale for £20k in huge Midland auction  Birmingham Live

Several properties have guide prices of less than £30000 going under the hammer at Bond Wolfe Auctions' next auction at Villa Park this month.

PHOTOS: Great Annual Sale of Gimmer Lambs at Hawes Auction Mart  Richmondshire Today

Today began the two day sale of 30,000 gimmer lambs at Hawes Auction Mart's Great Annual Sale 2019, taking place with far better weather than last year.

Whisky auction expects to raise at least £4million  Scottish Field

'The most valuable collection of whisky ever to be sold at auction', expected to sell for at least £4million, is coming to Sotheby's. With collectors' thirst for the ...

The Welsh properties up for auction in September, including a former footballer's dream home  Wales Online

You will find some rather unlikely properties going under the hammer - and one has a guide price of just £5k.

The Ritz is being sold and will go up for auction next month  Hull Daily Mail

The popular venue in Holderness Road needs new owners.

Is this where Brits are buying homes? Buyers shun ‘property chain’ for eBay-style site  Express

BUYERS usually turn to estate agents to purchase a property. However, new research has found that potential homeowners are now using other methods to buy ...

Suffolk auction house to sell 'Lakenheath Shield' in specialist auction  Bury Free Press

An auction that will also include a pocket watch which could have been owned by Jack the Ripper and Neolithic axe heads found in Suffolk will be taking place ...

Former boxer Glenn McCrory to auction off world title belt to raise money for charity  Chronicle Live

Former boxing champion Glenn McCrory is auctioning off his original world title belt at a starting price of £20,000 to help sick children in the region.

Council owned empty properties sell for £210,500 at auction  Bradford Telegraph and Argus

BRADFORD Council has raised over £210000 through the sale of empty houses at an auction.

Bideford's Tantons Hotel building sold for £122,000 at auction | Barnstaple, Bideford and Ilfracombe News | North Devon Gazette  North Devon Gazette

Part of Bideford's former Tantons Hotel has been sold at auction.

Supremely rare McLaren F1 LM sells for a record $19.8m  This is Money

This 1994 F1 LM (Le Mans) with a gold-plated engine bay has become the most expensive McLaren ever sold at auction and the third priciest British-built motor ...

Incredible vintage poster collection curated by late London movie buff goes up for auction  Evening Standard

A movie poster collection curated by a late London film buff over several decades is being put up for auction. Anthony Duggan passed away two years ago, ...

Prop Store is to hold the UK’s largest annual live auction of film and TV memorabilia  Yahoo News UK

A total of 900 rare and iconic lots will be sold during Prop Store's unique entertainment memorabilia live auction over two days on Monday September 30 and ...

Amanda Eliasch, 59, puts her £10,000 sex CHAIRS up for sale in 200-item auction  Daily Mail

Socialite Amanda Eliasch is putting her four £10000 sex chairs up for sale in a 200-piece auction at The Swan in Tetsworth, Oxfordshire.

Whisky galore sends auction price of rare bottles tumbling  The Times

A rise in the number of auction houses and an abundance of bottles have hit the prices of rare whisky, a Scotch investment specialist has said.Analysis by Rare ...

Hagerty UK joins Bonhams Auctions in valuation and insurance services  The Journal

Hagerty UK, the British branch of the American collector car insurance, valuation and lifestyle company, has announced a partnership with auction house ...

Tokyo Chuo Auction Launches New Logo In Celebration of a New Milestone  Yahoo Finance UK

EQS-News / 10/09/2019 / 12:36 UTC+8 Tokyo Chuo Auction Launches New Logo In Celebration of a New Milestone10th September 2019 - Tokyo Chuo Auction ...

Pub on the coast up for auction  Kent Online

A pub on the coast is to be sold at auction. Clive Emson will be selling off the Talk of the Town pub in The Promenade in Leysdown. It has a guide price of ...

Auctions of mortgage covered bonds series 10F, 10G and 10A for the refinancing of FlexLån®  Yahoo Finance UK

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Auction Guide Price Reached As Controversial Bembridge Building Is Sold  Isle of Wight Radio

The home of Captain Stan's fish shop was advertised with a guide price of between £180,000 and £190,000. 5-7 High Street in Bembridge. Image from Gully ...

This land targeted by travellers and vandals is up for auction – starting at just £15k  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The 1.44 acre site of Verdun House, off Biddulph Road, Fegg Hayes, will go under the hammer with a guide price of £15000 plus.

Scotch whisky collection expected to fetch about £4 million at auction  Belfast Telegraph

Sotheby's claims the cache of 467 bottles and nine casks is the most valuable to be offered for sale. By Laura Paterson, PA Scotland. 5 September 2019 2:36 PM.

Keyboard used on 10cc’s greatest hits to go up for auction  Belfast Telegraph

The original promotional video for I'm Not In Love featured Eric Stewart playing the Fender Rhodes electric piano. By Rod Minchin, PA. 18 August 2019 1:45 AM.

The Businesses Community St Albans auctioning off unique art for Home Start Herts, JDRF and the Motor Neurone Disease Association | St Albans and Harpenden News  Herts Advertiser

Unique artwork by creative people in St Albans is up for auction to raise money for charity.

Porsche Type 64 is massive auction failure - £53million blunder causes stir  Express

An incredibly rare Porsche Type 64 garnered a lot of attention for all the wrong reasons after a number of errors when it went under the gavel at auction.

Town-Themed Sheep in Charity Auction - Ipswich Town News

An Ipswich Town-themed sheep, part of the The Blossom Charity's Sheep Art Trail in Eye, is to go up for auction next week.

ADESA recruits former Manheim head of IT Kevin Nugent  AM

ADESA UK has appointed Manheim's former head if IT, Kevin Nugent, to roll-out its own “intense digital roadmap”. Nugent will lead the information technology ...

Forrest Gump trainers and Alien 'facehugger' among film items up for auction  Sky News

The Prop Store is also auctioning memorabilia from classic films including Star Wars, Jurassic Park and Batman.

Aspin assets go to auction  The Construction Index

More than 600 lots from failed civil engineering firm Aspin Group have been put up for sale.

Where to buy Holly Willoughby's £52 bag she wore to a charity auction at Claridge's  Yahoo Finance UK

Holly Willoughby is known for championing high street labels and affordable pieces, and has built quite a fashion following thanks to her sartorial choices.

Historic ring found at Loch Lomond could fetch £10,000 at auction  Belfast Telegraph

The 17th century piece of jewellery is thought to have belonged to Edward Colman, who was found guilty of treason and hung, drawn and quartered.

Pangu Plaza: Iconic Beijing skyscraper sells for £605 million in online auction  Evening Standard

An iconic Beijing skyscraper which was seized from a fugitive businessman has sold in an online auction for over £600 million. The Pangu Plaza Tower 5 was ...

GDT index sees slight fall after latest auction

The Global Dairy Trade (GDT) Price Index has fallen slightly in its latest auction, which was held yesterday, Tuesday, August 20.

Tintin Comic Strip, Complete With Creator's Blood, Expected To Sell For Over £  HuffPost UK

A Tintin comic strip which features drops of creator Herge's blood on it is expected to sell for around £350000 when it goes on sale at a Paris auction...

Wallabies Gone Wild: The Wallabies go under the hammer  Isle of Man Today

In just two weeks' time all of our wallabies will have found their forever homes. Most of the 'wallababies' will have returned to the schools and community groups ...

Aylesbury 'lost medieval treasure' fails to sell at auction  BBC News

The ring, found in a garage, had been expected to fetch up to £10000 but failed to meet its reserve.

Honcho launches 'reverse auction' app  Insurance Age

InsurTech Futures: The car insurance app aims to reduce costs for young drivers.

Bonnie and Clyde shotgun is tipped to sell for £60,000 as duo's artefacts head to auction  Daily Mail

The shotgun used in Joplin, Missouri, is part of the collection tipped to make £120000. Bonnie and Clyde are believed to have committed 13 murders and many ...

Aquis turnover in new closing auction totals 208 million euro since August 13  Yahoo Finance UK

Turnover on Aquis Exchange Plc's new end-of-day auction has totalled some 208 million euro (£190 million) over the past week, a spokeswoman said, the latest ...

Banksy truck expected to fetch more than £1m at Goodwood Revival auction  Sky News

The grafitti-covered Volvo FL6 box truck was decorated by the artist in 2000.

Taking aim at rivals, CBOE Europe's closing auction debuts with tiny volume  Reuters UK

Europe's latest share trading platform debuted with a whimper this week as just 23000 euros ($25460) worth of stock changed hands in Monday's first closing ...

U.S. yields climb on trade optimism, weak auction  Reuters

U.S. Treasury yields rose on Thursday with 30-year yields climbing from record lows, as hopes on U.S.-China trade talks and a dismal seven-year note auction ...

Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland's Dior outfits up for auction  Reuters

A collection of 27 outfits worn by Hollywood legend Olivia de Havilland is going up for auction next month, some of which she wore on screen during her acting ...

Bridlington business owners are fundraising for Microtia UK - including skydive and bachelor auction  Bridlington Free Press

Business owners in Bridlington are raising money for Microtia UK - a charity which supports people affected by a rare condition resulting in underdeveloped ears ...

"World's cutest sheep" to be sold at Sedgemoor Auction Centre  Chard & Ilminster News

THE Valais Blacknose, recently dubbed 'the world's cutest sheep', will be sold at Sedgemoor Auction Centre next week.

Banksy-painted truck heading to auction  Yahoo News UK

A Volvo FL6 box lorry painted by Banksy is expected to fetch at least £1m at auction.

Grayson Perry and Anthony Gormley among artists to donate works to London charity auction  Evening Standard

Celebrated artists and photographers including Rankin, Grayson Perry, Sir Anthony Gormley and Mark Wallinger have donated works to be sold to support a ...

What happens when seized goods go up for auction?  BBC News

A Ferrari and two Rolexes are among the items once owned by criminals being sold at auction.

Capacity Market auction parameters: letters from BEIS to National Grid ESO, July 2019  GOV.UK

Letters setting out Capacity Market auction parameters for the T-1 auction for 2020 to 2021, the T-3 auction for 2022 to 2023 and the T-4 auction for 2023 to ...

Capacity Market auction determination: letters from BEIS to National Grid ESO, June and July 2019  GOV.UK

Letters from the Interim Minister of State for Energy and Clean Growth to National Grid Electricity System Operator ( NG : ESO ) of determination to hold Capacity ...

BidX1 property auctions:new eBay-style site for UK home buyers and sellers takes bids from smartphones  Homes and Property

Homeowners wary of the auction room when it comes to buying or selling might prefer a new digital online auction called BidX1. It is a bit like online goods ...

Tutankhamen head fetches millions at UK auction despite Egypt's protests  Reuters UK

A brown quartzite head of young king Tutankhamen sold at auction in London for more than 4.7 million pounds on Thursday, in the face of Egyptian demands for ...

Going, going, gone: Sotheby’s auction house sold for $3.7bn  The Guardian

Sotheby's has agreed to a takeover by the billionaire art collector Patrick Drahi, in a $3.7bn (£2.9bn) deal that restores the auction house to private ownership ...

Couple bought multi-million pound yacht for £66,000 at police auction and now plan to sail around the world  The Sun

A COUPLE who lucked out at a police auction are now planning to sail around the world after buying a criminal's multi-million pound super yacht for a knock ...

Offshore prepares for third UK auction battle  reNEWS

Offshore wind developers with consented projects totalling over 8GW are planning bids in the UK's latest Contract for Difference auction round, which opens ...

The complete guide to buying a car at auction  Metro Newspaper UK

INDUSTRY figures suggest over 12000 vehicles are sold at motor auctions in the UK each week. It's also reckoned a significant chunk of those — around 10 per ...

Lost Lewis Chessman piece bought for £5 sells for £735,000 at auction  BBC News

A medieval chess piece kept in a drawer of an Edinburgh home has been sold at auction for £735,000. Its previous owners had no idea that the object was one ...

Fears of 5G Auction Delay as Vodafone UK Ponders Legal Challenge

Mobile operator Vodafone has warned that it would consider a legal challenge against Ofcom's forthcoming auction of the 5G friendly radio spectrum bands.

Greater Manchester's 'best kept secret' - the giant auction house of bargains just off the M60  Manchester Evening News

Walking into the middle floor of Welkin Mill in Bredbury, Stockport , there are sofas almost as far as the eye can see. Of all different colours, size and shapes.

Sotheby's auction of rare sneakers nets more than $850,000  BBC News

A collection of sneakers has sold at auction for $850,000 (£690,000) to Canadian entrepreneur Miles Nadal. Sotheby's put 100 pairs of the rarest sneakers ever ...