19/06/2013 : Collectors Sale Catalogue
The catalogue for our forthcoming sale is now online.
10/06/2013 : Collectors Sale in Association with Partridge Media
The next sale at Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers takes place on Saturday 22nd June 2013.
24/05/2013 : Auction of Antiques & Fine Art with Oriental & Asian Art
The catalogue for our huge two day auction of over 2,500 of Antiques and Fine Art including Oriental and Works of Art is online.
20/04/2013 : The Antiques and Fine Art Sale with Sporting and Militaria Report
The Antiques and Fine Art Sale with Sporting and Militaria ended with a record sale total.
11/04/2013 : Catalogue for April Sale
Our illustrated catalogue is now online. A massive two day sale of 2,200 lots is spearheaded by over 400 lots of shotguns, military guns, weapons and medals.
21/03/2013 : Last call for entries
Monday 25th March is the closing date for entries to the next sale which is Antiques & Fine Art with Sporting and Militaria.
14/03/2013 : March Sale Report
The second sale of 2013 attracted a rather large number of buyers from all over the globe seeing a phenomenal 92% of lots sold out of a total of 1457 in the sale.
28/02/2013 : Catalogue for March Sale
The illustrated online catalogue for the next sale is now available.
02/02/2013 : January Sale Report
The first sale of 2013; Antiques and Fine Art, on the 31st January and 1st February, although small was a success with several interesting lots.
24/01/2013 : First Sale of 2013
The catalogue for Adam Partridge Auctioneers' Fine Art & Antiques sale is now online and with a new facility on our website for zooming in on high definition photos.
04/01/2013 : Review of 2012
A brief look back at 2012 reveals a host of fantastic results for Adam Partridge Auctioneers in Macclesfield, including several world records.
21/12/2012 : Last sale of 2012!
The final sale of 2012 at The Cheshire Saleroom certainly did not disappoint. Day one saw yet another world record which has set the antiques world alight.
11/12/2012 : Antiques and Fine Art with Toys, Wines and Spirits sale
The illustrated catalogue for our final sale of the year; Antiques and Fine Art with Toys, Wines and Spirits is now online
07/12/2012 : The Vina Cooke Collection
While most people are winding down for Christmas, Adam Partridge Auctioneers’ first year of trading in new rooms in Macclesfield comes to a crescendo with three separate auctions in under one week.
20/11/2012 : 8th and 9th November Sale Report
The November sale at The Cheshire Saleroom saw a plethora of good results resulting in a sale total of over £300,000.
02/11/2012 : Antiques & Fine Art with Oriental & Asian Art
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Antiques and Fine Art with Oriental & Asian Works of Art sale is now online and can be viewed here: http://www.adampartridge.co.uk/lots/.
12/10/2012 : Records Broken at The Cheshire Saleroom
Records were broken at the Cheshire saleroom on 27th and 28th September as Adam Partridge Auctioneers clock their highest sale total after 4 years of trading, at over £325,000 through 2,300 lots and with 956 registered internet bidders from across the globe.
20/09/2012 : Antiques & Fine Paintings with Militaria & Sporting Guns
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Antiques and Fine Paintings with Militaria & Sporting sale is now online. The remainder of the images will be uploaded by the weekend.
12/09/2012 : Adam Partridge on the television
This month sees Adam Partridge involved with both Flog It! and Dickinson’s Real Deal.
18/08/2012 : 16th and 17th August sale report
The Antiques and Fine Art sale on the 16th and 17th August was very successful with Moorcroft again doing well and some Olympic memorabilia lighting up the saleroom.
10/08/2012 : August Sale catalogue now online
London 2012 is over....
31/07/2012 : Olympic Memorabilia Up For Auction
To coincide with London 2012, we have some fascinating Olympic related items for sale.
18/07/2012 : Collectors Sale in Association with Partridge Media Antiques Weekends
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Collectors' sale in Association with Partridge Media Antiques Weekends is now online.
18/07/2012 : Collectors\' Sale in Association with Partridge Media Antiques Weekends
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Collectors' sale in Association with Partridge Media Antiques Weekends is now online.
09/07/2012 : Diamonds Are An Auction House’s Best Friend
What summer lull? Many people are of the opinion that the summer months spell a quiet patch for auctioneers with prices being sub par and consignments being thin on the ground. This was far from being true at The Cheshire Saleroom on the 5th and 6th July.
28/06/2012 : Antiques and Fine Art with Textiles sale
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Antiques and Fine Art with Textiles sale is now online.
29/05/2012 : Antiques & Fine Art with Oriental & Asian Art & Musical Instruments Results
The Antiques & Fine Art with Oriental & Asian Art and Musical Instruments sale of the 24th and 25th May was a fantastic success with some surprise results.
17/05/2012 : Antiques and Fine Art with Asian & Oriental Art and Musical Instruments sale
The illustrated catalogue for our upcoming Antiques and Fine Art with Asian & Oriental Art and Musical Instruments sale is now online with the remainder of the images uploaded by the weekend.
03/05/2012 : Sporting and Country Pursuits Sale
Adam Partridge Auctioneers’ second sale in 9 days was a great success and the place was bustling all day. The Sporting and Country Pursuits with Militaria and Sporting Memoribilia sale took place on Saturday 28th April and contained over 600 lots.
25/04/2012 : 19th April report and Sporting Catalogue online
The first of two sales in 9 days was held on the 19th and 20th April at Adam Partridge Auctioneers and a great one it turned out to be. The catalogue for the second one is also now online and will be just as great.
05/04/2012 : New catalogue online
The catalogue with full illustrations for our next Antiques and Fine Art sale is now online featuring 1,700 items in a broad range of sections.
23/03/2012 : Last call for entries into the Sporting & Country Pursuits with Militaria & Sporting Memorabilia sale
The 28th April sees the specialist sale of Sporting & Country Pursuits with Militaria & Sporting Memorabilia taking place at Adam Partridge Auctioneers’ Macclesfield saleroom.
19/03/2012 : The Willows Sale and Homes & Antiques Magazine Awards
On the 8th March 2012, Homes and Antiques Magazine held their annual award ceremony Britain’s Best Antiques Shops. Adam Partridge Auctioneers were the only auction house in the North West nominated in the Best Auction House category along with auctioneers from Birmingham, Glasgow, London and Leyburn. The eventual winners were McTear’s in Glasgow but Adam Partridge came away with a Highly Commended certificate presented by Kirstie Allsopp. We would like to thank all of the readers of Homes & Antiques Magazine who voted for us.
15/03/2012 : The Willows Clearance Sale
The Willows Variety Centre in Salford has gone into administration after 40 years of business in the entertainment industry. Due to this unfortunate event, Adam Partridge Auctioneers have been asked to hold an on-site auction at the centre on March 17th to sell off all of the items in the building before its demolition. The items up for sale are massively varied and include such things as: commercial kitchen fittings (dishwashers, ovens, glasswashers etc.); a massive quantity of cutlery, crockery and glassware; a large amount of dining furniture and much much more.
08/03/2012 : February Sale Report
The Antiques and Fine Art auction which took place on the 23rd and 24th February was another great success with quite a few interesting lots.
17/02/2012 : Catalogue now online 23rd & 24th February Fine Art Sale
Our illustrated catalogue for our forthcoming Antiques and Fine Art sale is now online. This follows the great success of The Great Exhibition sale, 11th February 2012.
06/02/2012 : The Great Exhibition Auction & Best Auction House 2012 Awards Shortlist
The catalogue for The Great Exhibition Auction is now online. Britain's Best Auction House - we are pleased to announce that we have been shortlisted for this award.
24/01/2012 : 19th January Sale Report and Details of Forthcoming Sales inc. The Great Exhibition Sale
Following the inaugural auction in our superb new saleroom in Macclesfield, an extremely busy few months now follow. Details below... Pictured left: A small selection of items included in The Great Exhibition Sale
15/01/2012 : Catalogue now online - Thursday 19th January
The catalogue for our inaugural sale at our new premises is now online after an extremely busy move.
Pictured: Lot 192, An earthenware plaque by W S Coleman. Estimate: £3000 - £4000
31/12/2011 : New Year, New Saleroom
A Happy New Year from everyone at Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers. We look forward to welcoming you to our new saleroom in Macclesfield.
20/12/2011 : 8th December Sale Report and Details of our Move to Macclesfield
A review of our final sale in the Gate Hall and info regarding our move to Macclesfield
15/12/2011 : Our final sale at The Gate Hall is now complete - Macclesfield beckons
Final preparations are being made in our new saleroom in Macclesfield where we will have much more space, coffee room, secure lock up, on site storage and plenty of office space.
01/12/2011 : Flog It! to Attend Final Sale at The Chain and Gate Estate
Our final sale in these rooms at the Chain and Gate Estate is now online. Specialist sections of toys trains and dolls to coincide with Christmas. Paul Martin with BBC's Flog It! will be filming here with experts Mark Stacey and Philip Serrell.
30/10/2011 : Chinese Vase brings £60,000 in record auction
A Chinese vase sold for £60,000 on Friday 28th October. Dating from the Jiaqing period (1796-1820), the vase measured 32cm in height and had been damaged to the rim. It had been disregarded by the owner, whose mother had used it as an ashtray for many years, so was brought along to a valuation day.
28/10/2011 : The Auction Has Started
www.the-saleroom.com are hosting todays auction online. To watch the auction live and have the chance to bid online, please go to http://www.the-saleroom.com/en-gb/auction-catalogues/adam-partridge-auctioneers-and-valuers/catalogue-id-2840829/live-bidding
18/10/2011 : Catalogue now online - third anniversary two day auction, 27th & 28th October 2011
Over 2100 lots divided into 38 Specialist Sections. The catalogue for our two day sale of Antiques and Fine Art with a specialist section for Oriental and Eastern Works of Art is now online at www.adampartridge.co.uk. It is our biggest auction to date and a fitting way to commemorate our third anniversary of trading and our impending move to new premises in Macclesfield.
21/09/2011 : Helicopter pilots medal soars to £47,000; Power to the Provinces!
Sale report for September 15th and 16th, news and upcoming events including news of our forthcoming change of location.
08/09/2011 : Catalogue for 15th and 16th September Now Online
Our latest catalogue can be viewed online at www.adampartridge.co.uk/lots/
12/08/2011 : Collection of Jade brings over £50,000
Highlights of latest sale, 4th and 5th August 2011 and forthcoming events. Further updates to follow in forthcoming news articles and auction alerts, which you can subscribe to via our home page.
27/07/2011 : August sale is now live!
The catalogue for our August sale is now online (see link to the left on our homepage) and also www.the-saleroom.com, www.ukauctioneers.com and www.invaluable.com.
30/06/2011 : Rare Dunhill Lighter Ignites Bidding Frenzy
Auction report for sale June 23rd/24th
14/06/2011 : CATALOGUE NOW ONLINE- 23rd & 24th June Two day auction
CATALOGUE NOW ONLINE - 23rd & 24th JUNE TWO DAY AUCTION.
17/05/2011 : Sale Report - Voysey drawing brings £33,000
A drawing by renowned Arts & Crafts architect Charles Francis Annesley Voysey was the highlight of another hugely succesful two-day auction held on 12th & 13th May. The drawing, pictured left, was found by auctioneer Adam Partridge in a Macclesfield house clearance and created a huge amount of pre-sale interest from specialist collectors with the hammer finally coming down at £33,000.
10/05/2011 : Antiques & Fine Art Auction 12th & 13th May 2011
The sale catalogue for our 12/13th May two day auction is now online at www.adampartridge.co.uk (Direct Link opposite)
08/05/2011 : Auction on the Premises - Tirley Garth, Cheshire, 8th May 2011
Auction of antique furniture held on the premises of Cheshire Country House Tirley Garth, near Tarporley, on Sunday 8th May 2011.
15/04/2011 : SALE REPORT MARCH 2011 – FARMHOUSE FIND BRINGS £25,000
Report of our last two sales and items of particular interest for the forthcoming sales.
04/04/2011 : Sporting and Country Pursuits
Our catalogue for the sale of Sporting and Country Pursuits to be held on Saturday 9th April is now online.
18/03/2011 : The Latest Catalogue for Adam Partridge is now online.
Please click on the yellow link on the left of the homepage to view our catalogue or paste the following link into your browser.
11/03/2011 : Antiques Hunting Weekend Breaks with Adam Partridge
Adam Partridge is proud to present Antiques Hunting Weekend Breaks for 2011.
25/02/2011 : SALE REVIEW AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Review of February sale including highlights, upcoming events, and items appearing in our next sale.
11/02/2011 : Hammer Prices for 10th and 11th February are now online
After a fantastic two day sale, we have uploaded our hammer prices to our calendar for you to view.
03/02/2011 : CATALOGUE NOW ONLINE - 10/11th February Auction
Please click the link to the left to view the catalogue for our two day auction on 10th & 11th February.
02/02/2011 : LIVERPOOL SALEROOM NOW OPEN.
We are pleased to announce the opening of our Liverpool saleroom, based in the vibrant Baltic Triangle creative business area of the city at 51 Jordan Street, Liverpool, L1 0BW.
10/01/2011 : Antiques and Fine Art Sale With Militaria 10th and 11th Feb 2011
Calling all entries for our sale on 10th and 11th February 2011 of Antiques and Fine Art with a specialist section for Militaria and Medals.
23/12/2010 : Auction Calendar 2011
Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers have now updated the auction calendar to show our sale dates for 2011. We are closed for Christmas and the New Year from 24th December 2010 and re-open on 4th January 2011. Happy New Year to all our customers.
26/11/2010 : TWO DAY AUCTION 2nd & 3rd DECEMBER 2010
CATALOGUE NOW ONLINE. The catalogue for our next auction on 2nd & 3rd December can now be viewed via the home page of our website www.adampartridge.co.uk.
01/11/2010 : Northern & Contemporary Art with Wildlife Artists
On Thursday 28th November we held an evening sale of Northern & Contemporary Art with Wildlife Artists.
28/10/2010 : Auction of Northern, Contemporary & Wildlife Art
An auction of Northern, Contemporary & Wildlife art, Thursday 28th October at 6pm. Viewing from 11am-6pm or by appointment.
21/10/2010 : £330,000 Delaney street scene now valued at £5,000-10,000 in October 28 sale
The fake Lowry at the centre of a £1 million art fraud that landed Maurice “Lord Windsor” Taylor in jail has been seized by police and is heading to auction to help pay his victims compensation. Once sold for £330,000, it is now valued at just £5,000-10,000.
08/10/2010 : Auction of Antiques, Fine Art with Collectors Items with specialist sections for Police including The Derek Bache Collection, Sporting and Militaria
A huge auction of over 1700 lots will take place on 14th and 15th October at Adam Partridge Auctioneers.
06/06/2010 : Antique Hunting Weekends
Adam Partridge now offers unique antique hunting weekends for the antique enthusiast starting from just £199 per person.
03/06/2010 : Joy For Local Man As Tusk Rescued From Skip Sells For £14,500
A rare tusk from a narwhal whale, salvaged from a skip more than twenty years ago, has been sold for a huge £14,500 at Adam Partridge Auctioneers of Congleton, Cheshire. The owner rescued it at the time, not realising how much it was likely to be worth, simply because he thought it was a shame that such an object should be thrown out. It had survived in good condition and measured 231.5cm (around 7’7”)
01/06/2010 : The Henstock Collection
A remarkable collection of antiques & works of art is to come under the hammer at Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers of Congleton, Cheshire on 1st July.
06/05/2010 : Records broken as violin sells for £89,000
A fine Italian violin by Joseph Gagliano, Naples 1785, lot 1212, was sold for £89,000, a new auction record for a violin by this maker and a new house record for Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers.
01/04/2010 : Antique Hunting Weekend Breaks With Adam Partridge
We have now finalised 2010 dates for Antique Hunting Weekend Breaks in the UK with your host Adam Partridge.
18/03/2010 : View the videos of the Mechanical Music lots in this sale
Once again we have uploaded videos of the various items of Mechanical Music to our website for all of the buyers and lovers of mechanical music. Please click a video below to watch the lots in action, and please remember these videos do no justice to the beautiful sounds produced (except in the case of the Pasquale)
27/02/2010 : Auction Reports
For those of you who haven't visited our Community Page, we have a regular author who adds quizzes, caption competitions and auction reports.
25/02/2010 : Flog It! Broadcast
The next Flog It! show featuring Adam Partridge Auctioneers will be shown on the 3rd March 2010 at 3.45pm.
12/02/2010 : 11th February Sale Results Now Online
The sale results from our 11th February auction can now be viewed online. Vases pictured (lot 176) sold for £1000, further information below.
02/02/2010 : 11th February Auction now online
The catalogue for our 11th February auction can now be viewed online via the "View our 11th February Catalogue" link.
12/01/2010 : Happy New Year!!
The closing date for accepting entries is approaching fast and your last valuation day for the next sale is 18th January.
21/12/2009 : A Happy New Year to all our customers from Adam Partridge Auctioneers & Valuers.
What a year 2009 has proven to be, and 2010 is looking even better!
05/12/2009 : Christmas Auction - Catalogue now online
The catalogue for our huge two day Christmas auction on 10th & 11th December is now online and can be viewed by clicking the link on the home page of this site.
11/11/2009 : John Nixon Videos Now Online
We are pleased to announce that we now have over 20 videos available of lots in the John Nixon sale; after all it is a Mechanical MUSIC sale.
27/10/2009 : Charles Darwin & The Voyage of HM Sloop Beagle - historic scrimshaw to be auctioned
A remarkable scrimshaw carved by James Adolphus Bute on Charles Darwin's voyage on HMS Beagle is to be offered at our two-day auction on 5th/6th November 2009. Full press release below.
16/10/2009 : The John Nixon Collection of Mechanical Music - YouTube videos now online
Coming Soon: A unique and exciting collection of mechanical musical instruments and talking machines will be auctioned by Adam Partridge Auctioneers on Saturday 21st November 2009, starting at midday. Collected for many years by the late John Nixon of Biddulph Moor, Staffordshire, this is truly a specialist sale not to be missed.
06/10/2009 : Auction of Militaria now online
Our Inaugural auction of Militaria is now online.
14/09/2009 : NEW HOUSE RECORD ; Chinese libation cup brings £27,000
A new house record was achieved on 10th September when a Chinese carved rhinoceros horn libation cup on wooden stand was sold for £27,000, surpassing the previous record of £14,400 for a Wedgwood Fairyland lustre vase sold in March.
03/09/2009 : Two Day Auction 10th & 11th September 2009
A fully illustrated catalogue is now online at www.adampartridge.co.uk Item pictured is lot 1100 - a fine early Victorian rosewood table clock by Thomas & John Ollivant of Manchester, which plays seven airs.
29/08/2009 : Flog It at Adam Partridge 1st September
The first Flog It programme filmed at our saleroom will be broadcast on 1st September at 3.45pm on BBC 2.
18/08/2009 : Adam Partridge to Appear in The New Season of Flog It!
Have you been wondering when you are going to see some new episodes of Flog It! rather than the repeats that have been showing recently?
13/08/2009 : Coming Soon: A dedicated auction for the sale of Royal Doulton, Beswick and other ceramic figurines.
Due to the popularity of Royal Doulton and Beswick figurines at our previous auctions, we are going to hold a specialist sale.
12/08/2009 : Coming Soon: The Audrey Billington Collection
An amazing collation of autographs and film memorabilia is going on sale this year and is the lifetime collection of Audrey Billington.
06/08/2009 : Antiques Are Green
Antiques ARE green and there is now a campaign being led by Nigel Worboys to increase awareness of antiques and promote environmental factors of the trade.
27/07/2009 : Adam Partridge to Appear on Radio 4 Womans Hour
Adam Partridge will be appearing as a guest on BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour on Friday 31st July 2009, starting at 10am.
19/07/2009 : Auction of Textiles
Grand auction of textiles & related items, part of The Three Shires Textile Festival - please visit www.textilefestival.com for more information about the events in the area. Picture shown is lot 237, Leek Embroidery.
09/07/2009 : Two Day Auction of Antiques & Collectors Items
Our next sale,a two day auction of over 1200 lots can now be viewed online.
09/07/2009 : Two Day Auction of Antiques & Collectors Items
Over 1200 lots to be sold over two days, Thursday 9th and Friday 10th July 2009. Image shown is lot 905, a fine enamelled silver cigarette case.
18/06/2009 : Auction of Erotica
An auction of Erotica, including over 200 drawings by David Wilde, Bergman bronzes and other items.
06/06/2009 : The John Holt Collection
PUBLIC AUCTION TO BE HELD ON THE PREMISES, SIDDINGTON, Nr MACCLESFIELD, CHESHIRE The John Holt Collection SATURDAY 6th June 2009
18/05/2009 : The Denis Byrne Collection
We are pleased to announce two remarkable auctions within a 10 day period - The Denis Byrne collection on 28th May and The John Holt Collection on 6th June.
25/03/2009 : Fairytale ending for Wedgwood vase
Front page story of The Antiques Trade Gazette
14/03/2009 : Antiques Roadshow Discovery sold for £14,400
A rare Wedgwood vase featured on a recent edition of The Antiques Roadshow was sold on 12th March 2009 for a staggering £14,400. The vase stands an impressive 42.5cm in height (almost 17 inches) and is unusually decorated in a variation of the Lahore pattern with moose and giraffes, designed by Daisy Makeig-Jones. It was valued by The Antiques Roadshow experts at £6000-8000.
12/02/2009 : News Pages
This is a new feature of our website.