Welcome to Sportingold Auctions....
Sportingold are specialist Football memorabilia and Sports
memorabilia auctioneers. We hold up to eight quality football memorabilia and sporting
memorabilia auctions per year, selling football programmes, tickets,
autographed shirts etc.
we specialise in Football memorabilia we believe we have a depth of
knowledge and experience unrivalled in the business. Whilst we
specialise in Football Memorabilia, we also handle memorabilia from
a wide range of other sports, including rugby,
Almanacks , cricket, boxing, motor racing etc.
We have grown to be one of
the most successful Football Memorabilia and Sports Memorabilia
auctioneers in the UK. We take great pride in the efficiency
of our auctions, purchased lots can generally be paid for and collected
within minutes of the hammer falling. We also pride ourselves
on the excellent sale prices we achieve for vendors.
You can bid by
person at the sale, by telephone, by leaving a commission bid or
on-line via www.the-saleroom.com. If you want a
particular lot you may be advised to book a telephone bid.
We also provide a Valuation Service for all sorts of sports
memorabilia - contact Chris Williams on 01494 565921 for more
Our next sale will be held on
The Kings Hotel, Stokenchurch,
HP14 3TA, Tel: 01494 609090.
Please see the Sale Catalogue page for the start time.
boxed lots will not be present at the auction venue unless we
receive a request to take specific large lots by close of business
(5pm) the day before the auction sale. More details from Chris Williams
on 01494 565921.
Sale Catalogue pages have been
redesigned to include images of lots, with most lots having an
click on 'Click for More' link to view a larger image of the lot.
Please note that because of the work involved in producing the
images, they will be progressively uploaded to the site over the two
weeks preceding the sale.
You can also search for
individual lots if you know the Lot Number. Click on 'Click
Here for specific Lot' link on the menu bar. Type in the lot
number when prompted and press Enter. The lot details and
image will then be displayed.
Location of Sales...
Most sales are held at the Kings Hotel, Stokenchurch. All
lots can be viewed from 9pm onwards on the day of the sale and by
appointment at our Unit in Saunderton.
Stokenchurch is just off the M40 so is easy to get to.
The sale is open to general members of the public and entry to the
sale is free of charge.
The Kings Hotel...
The Kings Hotel at Stokenchurch is comfortable hotel, serving
excellent food and offers attractive facilites for anyone wanting to
stay overnight prior to or after the sale. For more
Sale Catalogues are available free of charge, either by
application (telephone or email) or at the door on the day of the
sale. Catalogues are automatically sent out a week or so
before the sale to regular buyers. The catalogue is also available
on-line by clicking here.
Buying at Auction...
There are many ways to buy at our
Football Memorabilia and Sports memorabilia auctions.
* You can attend in person
commission bids (by
7:00pm the evening before), See note below.
* Bid by telephone (subject
* Bid on-line via
On-line bidding can be affected by
the quality of the Internet connection - if you experience problems
If it is important to you
to bid on a particular lot you are advised to book a
telephone bid. There is no charge for bidding by
All email bids will be acknowledged unless received on the morning
of the sale. See notes below....
David Palmer, our popular auctioneer, is a leading
Chris Williams, owner of Sportingold, has
many years experience in the trade and assists David on the
Buyers Premium is 17% + VAT.
bidders are subject to a premium of 20% + VAT.
There is a 3% surcharge for credit
PLEASE NOTE THAT THESE CHARGES
SUPERSEDE ANY LISTED ELSEWHERE
Sale start times vary but generally commence
09:30 am and finish around 9:00pm.
However, please check the Sale Catalogue page for exact
start times for each sale. The
auctioneer normally sells at between 180 and 200 lots per hour.
All purchases are made subject to our
Terms and Conditions.
Selling at Auction...
If you have any football or sports memorabilia items that you would
like to sell at auction please contact us to discus our service.
We are now accepting items for entry into
future auctions -
for more information.
We offer a sports memorabilia
either by private appointment or at many of the football and sports
memorabilia fairs we attend throughout the country. If you require
an 'Insurance Valuation', we will be happy to provide this for you
at a fixed fee. Please
for more information.
All items accepted for sale are
sold subject to our Terms and Conditions of Sale
To be added to or removed from our mailing list, please send an email
with your name and address details to
Requests for Telephone Bids must be made 24 hours in
advance as we cannot guarantee availability on sale day.
Email Commission Bids should be sent so as to be received by
7 pm the night
before the sale. We will do our best to process email bids
received on sale day but cannot guarantee to do so due to work
load and availability of the Internet.
will be uploaded periodically throughout the sale, depending on
Where Sportingold dispatch
items purchased at a sale to the purchaser, postage and
packaging will be charged at the current applicable rates for
all postal/carrier deliveries and a packing charge of £3 will be
added to this cost for each package sent.
Lots mailed or sent by carrier to the purchaser are sent
at the risk of the purchaser and Sportingold will not be
responsible for any loss or damage in transit.