Unseen du Maurier poems found hidden

Two previously unknown poems by literary giant Daphne du Maurier have been discovered hidden inside a photograph frame. They are being sold by Rowley’s of Ely, Cambs.

Guide price success for Clive Emson

Clive Emson Land and Property Auctioneers is cataloguing a bumper 138 lots for the Spring 2019 sale. The auction – the second one of eight sales taking place across five days in five venues this year – begins on April 29. Managing Director James Emson said: “So far this year our auctions have been particularly well attended and we have … Read More

Clive Emson marches into spring

Clive Emson Land and Property Auctioneers raised more than £16 million from 134 lots catalogued for the March auction. Britain’s largest independent regional land and property auctioneer achieved a sale rate in excess of 70 per cent. The auction – the second one of eight sales in 2019 – took place across five days in five venues from March 18-22. … Read More

Unseen pics of Queen and Royal family for sale

Previously unseen photos of the Queen, Prince Philip and the Queen Mother relaxing at a BBQ have emerged for sale at Rowley’s in Cambridgeshire. The pics are thought to date from the 1940s.

Murdered missionary’s artefacts for sale

Two items brought back from the South Pacific by famed missionary John Williams who was battered to death and eaten by cannibals are being sold by his descendants at Duke’s of Dorchester.

Property auctioneer reports booming year

Clive Emson Auctioneers is reporting a record-breaking 2017. Britain’s largest independent regional land and property auctioneer catalogued 1,168 lots and achieved sales of £160 million at a success rate of 80 per cent. Managing Director James Emson said: “It has been a tremendous year for the business – certainly our biggest in nearly 30 years of trading. “To achieve record … Read More

How British Girl Guides made a Charlie out of Hitler

An astonishing diary of a Girl Guide who went on a youth hostelling trip to Germany in 1936 and met Hitler has emerged for sale. The 100 typed pages read like an Enid Blyton children’s adventure book, but with a chilling undercurrent. She described the Teutonic madman as looking like Charlie Chaplin, but said he was wonderful with the children … Read More

Log on and sell online with auctioneers Clive Emson

Owners of land and property across England and Wales are now able to sell online through a new digital service launched this month by the largest land and property auction house in the South. Clive Emson Auctioneers Online complements the firm’s live auctions held every six weeks at five venues from Essex to Cornwall. Lots from the property listings are … Read More