Lewis Langham – Auction Picks This Week.


If you missed the auctions last week then there are plenty of opportunities this week with good quality items to charm you. I will be focusing on paintings in this article, highlighting lots from auctions at Peter Francis and Barry Hawkins Auctioneers on Wednesday, and Saturday’s auction at Dawson’s Auctioneers and Valuers this week. At… Read more »


October 17, 2017 at 2:05 pm

Lewis Langham – This Week at Bid on This.


Whether it is art or antiques that charm you, there will be plenty of items at auction this week. Live on the Bid on This website, we start at Townsend Auction Galleries that will be split into two auctions, one on Wednesday that will focus on jewellery and silver and a following auction on Thursday featuring… Read more »


October 10, 2017 at 3:39 pm

Lewis Langham – Wednesday Painting Picks.


We begin the auctions this week at Peter Francis Auctioneers at 9:30am today. Barry L Hawkins Auctioneers in Norfolk and Potters Auction Saleroom in Lincoln completes Wednesday’s fine art and antique auctions live on Bid on This, both taking place a few hours later at 11am this morning. A range of antiques will be up for auction… Read more »


October 4, 2017 at 8:15 am

Lewis Langham – A Review of Last Week’s Auctions.


After a successful round of auctions this weekend I believe it is only appropriate that I briefly discuss the big hitters that were sold last week before I bring your attention to the next crop of auctions. Kristen Leigh Auctions last Thursday was all about autograph hunters with signed photographs from some big celebrity names…. Read more »


October 2, 2017 at 5:53 pm

Lewis Langham – This week’s auction preview on Bid on This


As a new member of Bid on This, I am very excited to be bringing our readers insight into artwork ranging from paintings, drawings, and sculptures from upcoming auctions on the Bid on This website.    With formalities out of the way I wanted to focus on a few auctions over this weekend, live on… Read more »


September 27, 2017 at 3:52 pm

Autographs and Memorabilia from the estate of Daily Mail Journalist June Southworth.


Coming up on Tuesday 22nd August from Wellers of Guildford is a unique collection of autographs and memorabilia from the estate of Daily Mail Journalist June Southworth. Miss Southworth worked for many years throughout the 1950’s and 1960’s as a journalist on Publications such as Roxy, Marilyn, Fabulous and Rave as well as the Daily Mail… Read more »


August 7, 2017 at 2:30 pm

Letter from Bid on This Chief Executive Regarding ATG Anti Competitive Case


It’s official! After a long battle – the Auction Houses of the UK are free to advertise as they wish, and offer buyers as low rate as they desire! I started BidonThis 2 years ago realising this market needed the opportunity to be able to offer their buyers a lower internet fee (1.5%), at a… Read more »


June 7, 2017 at 11:48 am

Bid on This champion change for the Auction House Industry


The UK Competition and Market Authority (CMA) this week published the preliminary view that ATG Media used its market position to agree the restrictions with a targeted group of its auction house customers as part of a strategy to prevent certain rival Live Online Bidding auction platforms from developing into effective competitors. In November 2016 the… Read more »


June 2, 2017 at 4:07 pm

The Art of Winning


As featured in Calibre Magazine Issue #12 Author: Helen Parker, CEO Bid on This You sit down with your son at a family lunch, and you see their friend clock their Oyster Perpetual Rolex you bought him for his 18th, and you smile to yourself. You organise a dinner at an amazing, little known restaurant… Read more »


April 5, 2017 at 10:40 am

The 5 reasons why I love auctions as a young professional.


Author: Josh Hannon, Sales Manager Published: 28/02/2017 I feel there is something unique and special about the auction industry. The long-standing tradition of buying and selling goods or services by offering them up for auction, taking bids, and then selling the item to the winner, is said to have originated as far back as 500… Read more »


February 28, 2017 at 2:13 pm