Our auctions take place every Friday at 11.30am. Each auction carries on average 800 lots, with most sales ending around 3.30pm. Lots can be collected up to 5.00pm on Sale day.
Viewing times are Thursdays 4.30pm – 7.45pm & from 9.30am on Friday before the auction starts. Click here for directions to Thompsons Auctioneers Sales Room.
A catalogue with estimated lot values is available for each sale at viewing times, please ask at the desk. Price £2.50. A full list of all lots with photographs is posted on this web-site each Wednesday evening (by 7pm) and can be downloaded for free. More detailed images are available to email to interested parties by request, free of charge.
All prospective buyers must register with Thompson’s. This can be done via this site, or in person at the sale room. You will then be issued with a bidding number. Bidding can take place in person, by commission, by telephone or by email via this web-site . Please see our ‘Buyer Advice’ page for more details.
Please be aware that due to an increasing number of lots not being collected on time, any lot not collected by 5pm on the Monday following the sale will incur our £5 per day storage charge.
Thompson’s are available to accept and appraise goods during the following times:
Sat 12noon – 4.00 pm
Mon 9.00am – 5.00pm
Appraisals can be single items through to full house clearances.
Lots must be collected before 5pm on Sale days,
9.30 – 4pm Saturday or 9 – 5 Monday.
Lots not collected by 5pm on Monday’s following the Sale incur a storage fee of £5 per lot per day.