Luncheon Club: The Working Life of an Auctioneer and a mini “Antiques Roadshow”, with Liz Poole and Lindsey Braune

Date(s) - 4th Nov 2015

St Matthew's Church

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Liz Poole FRICS and Lindsey Braune MRICS of the Cotswold Auction Company in Cheltenham and Cirencester will treat us to an insight into the working life of an auctioneer and valuer. Liz and Lindsey will conduct a mini Antiques Roadshow and will be happy to talk about and value items of jewellery, silver, ceramics, glass, small pictures, collectables and works of art (no wardrobes, please!). You are asked to bring along an item of interest which they will be able to talk about and value. Depending on time, we shall be limited to 30 – 40 items.

Liz Poole and Lindsey BrauneLiz and Lindsey have more than 55 years of experience between them and have worked in the Cotswolds for nearly 30 years, conducting regular specialist and fine art auctions and making the occasional appearance on TV. They have seen many changes over the years with the advent of the internet and will explain how real-time internet live bidding has changed the face of auctions today.

Venue: St. Matthew’s Church, Clarence Street, Cheltenham – opposite The Wilson

Time: Buffet lunch from 12 noon. Speaker 1.15- 2.15 pm Cost: £15; talk only £8

Booking forms will be sent out by post in September and should be returned together with a cheque payable to FCAGM and a sae or email address to Jan Turner, Wold’s Edge, Station Road, Woodmancote, Cheltenham, GL52 9HN.

If you have any queries, ring Jan on 01242 674140.

Please note that this event is for Friends only.  To join us, click here for an application form.