Auction City News
It’s another first for Auction City, John Pye Wales this week as we go live online with four separate sales.
Nottinghamshire heritage celebrated at John Pye & Son’s Bank Holiday Auction
A remarkable find from Nottinghamshire, celebrating the city’s unique history, will be up for auction at John Pye & Sons’ sale. Surprisingly, the piece was saved from demolition at a Nottinghamshire property.
Cartier Watches - Form and Function
To coincide with the famed Cartier Queen’s Cup 2017, we have compiled a list of the most captivating watch designs produced by the company. The Cartier ethos has always been to celebrate both form and function, and their watch designs encompass this design motto perfectly.
Artefacts and assets from Nottingham’s Imperial Tobacco Horizon Factory to go under the hammer
The much-anticipated online auction will start on Thursday 25th May and all lots will be available to view at the auctioneers Marchington site in Staffordshire on 29th May, 10am – 2pm and at Trent Bridge Cricket Ground 6th June 11am – 3pm. The auction will end on 7th June from 12noon.
The artefacts are being sold within John Pye Auctions Luxury Ass...
The ‘Gold’ Panther
Roof down, wind in your hair, foot to the floor for a quick B road blast. We have just the thing for you!
New Vehicle Auction dates added
The John Pye Auctions Vehicle division will be launching a third weekly vehicle sale this week. The third sale will open for bidding on Wednesday afternoon and close on Friday morning from 10am.
A Man For All Seasons
As the supposed British Summer Time arrives, it seems there is no clear pattern to the British Weather again this year – all seasons in a day, Sun, wind rain and even snow.
Providing The Best Seat In The House at Falkirk FC
We are delighted to be providing the best seat in the house for lucky Falkirk FC fans at Friday night's game.
Proud Sponsors of Falkirk FC
We are delighted to announce an exciting new sponsorship deal with Scottish professional association football club, Falkirk FC
With our Scottish site at nearby Bo’ness this is an exciting initiative to help us mark our first year of trading at the site.
Winners of the Employer Champion of the Year Award 2017
Our property division won the ‘Employer Champion of the Year’ title for the way we actively encourage our employees to take on industry related training. The business has grown from one trading site to 22 spanning the length and breadth of the UK
Member Of Staff Misses Out On A Bargain... But Didn’t Postpone The Wedding!
Claire Haddon nee Barlow, Accounts Administrator at John Pye Derby, got married last Saturday (6th May) – surrounded by many of her friends and colleagues from the office. She was however, disappointed to miss out on the selection of ‘Rainbow’ bridal shoes that have taken a quick stride out the door again as these had been Claire’s selected choic...
Record-breaking Auction For South Wales
This week at our South Wales auction hub, known as 'Auction City' we go online with our usual three sales, however this is a very special week for the team, showcasing our first 2000+ lot sale!
Property Division Up For Two Top Property Awards
Head of property at our Property division has been nominated for a ‘Rising Star’ accolade at this year’s Propertymark Awards for his part in helping to grow the firm’s unique online property auctions. Propertymark is the industry body which works to raise professional standards among property organisations. Its annual awards mark excellence in the...
Hoverboards Bring In The Crowds at Derby Hub
This week, the introduction of a new Vendor by our Business Assets Executive Tom Fishwick, saw stock literally rolling out the Saleroom at our Derby auction site. Our auction porters took delivery of over 140 Hover boards – all in pristine condition. As a trial, we placed 20 in our Derby auction this week.
Success of South Wales Auction Hub Six Months On
We opened Europe’s biggest indoor auction hub six months ago in Margam, Port Talbot, and are proud to be celebrating our first six months of trading from the site which has seen over 50,000 items pass through over 40 of our online auctions. The most popular items to pass through our public auctions at Port Talbot - which is known as ‘auction city’ -...
Rare watch collection including a timepiece to commemorate first F1 Grand Prix in Singapore to be offered at Bond Street Auction
Our Luxury Assets division are proud to offer a collection of luxury watches at our forthcoming Bond Street auction. The collection, which will go to online auction from 12th – 18th May, includes pieces from famed watchmakers including Audemars Piguet, Daniel Roth, Rolex, Omega and many more. Sale highlights include two timepieces of distinction, sure t...