Special Auction Services (SAS), founded in 1991, is moving to larger premises in October. Currently based in Kennetholme, Midgham, near Reading they are relocating six miles away to New Greenham Park, Newbury.
Already established as a specialist auction house - notably for
toys, photographica, sporting memorabilia, jewellery, silver, coins
and watches - the new ground-floor saleroom offers SAS over 500
square metres of space with movable walls for greater
The first events at the new saleroom will be sporting
memorabilia (October 28-29), with the firm hosting the 25th
anniversary of the model and toy train auction, Trains Galore,
on December 10.
Thomas Plant and Neil Shuttleworth acquired SAS, established by
pot lids and commemoratives specialist Andrew Hilton in 2001, some
four years ago but say they have outgrown their current site.
"The new premises will enable us to expand and grow many of the
initiatives we have introduced - fully illustrated catalogues, live
internet bidding and a dedicated specialist team."
Andrew Hilton, now trading as Historical & Collectable,
continues to operate from the Kennetholme site alongside Cameo