No snow day. The auction is on.

We know it has snowed but this could be one of our best auctions ever. There is a fantastic collection of silver and watches for sale. Driving from New Alresford to Winchester this morning was only damp. No snow or ice on the main roads. The auction tomorrow, Saturday 2nd February will go ahead at […]

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Auction is full Saturday 1st September. Please come and bid.

All the space for lots in the Otterbourne Village Hall has been booked by sellers for this Saturday’s auction. Please come along and be one of those bidding for around 400 lots. You can see some of the lots on the related page below.

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Privacy Statement Update

Preamble You have probably heard of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) by now. We need to conform with this legislation by the 25th May 2018. Here is the layman’s overview of what we do at Auctions in a Day. We record a few things on paper at the auctions and electronically via our web site […]

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Cycle Auction becomes Cycle Jumble on 9th June

After five years of cycle auctions, several things conspired against running one this June. We are pleased to say Andrew Wilcox will run a Cycle Jumble at Itchen Abbas on the 9th June. Cycle jumbles are very popular all over the country. At Ripley north of Guildford there were perhaps 50 sellers a couple of […]

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The auction on Saturday 7th April is full (of lots)

We are pleased to announce that our space for sellers is fully booked for Saturday 7th April at Badger Farm. It’s going to be a bumper day for bidders. If you are selling please promote your lots by adding them to this page Will there be more lots for sale Saturday 7th April? on our […]

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Auction Dates for 2018

A few differences to our calendar this year. The majority of the auctions are at Badger Farm Community Centre.  After a successful auction at Otterbourne last year, we will be holding auctions there in March and September this year. In July we will return to Perins School in New Alresford and this will be combined with […]

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Auction tomorrow Saturday 3rd September

We have been enjoying our summer break and hope you have to. Tomorrow is the first auction in the Autumn series starting at Itchen Abbas Village Hall. We have some new sellers bringing along items from a house downsizing and an workshop clearout. These will be as diverse as ever: a metal cutter with 20 x 300mm […]

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Two special auctions in June – Cycles and Musical Instruments

In addition to our general auction on June 4th at Itchen Abbas, we will be running two specialist auctions. Cycle Auction Saturday 4th June – Itchen Abbas Village Hall Our fifth cycle auction takes place before the general auction in the garden. Cycles and related items are delivered at 8am, Viewing is from 10:30 and the auction […]

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Mince Pie auction – Saturday at Itchen Abbas

Saturday is our final auction of 2015. Apart from our superb home made cakes there will also be home made mince pies! You can see a few of the lots that are coming on this page: Please post your lots for our Christmas auction at Itchen Abbas. We also know there will be a collection […]

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Auctions in a Day – Completes its first century of auctions

In case you missed it, here is the article in The Alresford and Itchen Valley Forum in their November edition about Auctions in a Day. The popular ‘Auctions in a Day’ continues to throw up surprises as it enters its 12th year.  Claire Whale and Bob Leggett with their other halves Fiona and Jon, started […]

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