Meet the Team

Auctioneers & Valuers

Mark Wise Mark Wise (FRICS ASFAV)

Company Director responsible for Mitchells Antiques & Fine Art Auctions A Fellow of the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Fine Arts and Chattels)  FRICS Associate of The Society of Fine …

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James Moore James Moore

General Auctioneer and Valuer with specialisms in:- Sporting Guns Fishing Tackle Taxidermy Ceramics Modern Art

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Mark Hodgson Mark Hodgson

With over twenty years experience, Mark is our full-time professional photographer responsible for all catalogue and internet images.

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Paula Poulton Paula Poulton

Paula is our Office Manager and is the mainstay of the office responsible for catalogue production, IT, accounts and general enquiries.

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Amanda Amanda McNichol

Amanda is the newest member of the administration team who joins us in the office every sale day. Amanda also helps with viewing for the Antiques & Fine Art Sales …

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Paula Reay Paula Reay

Paula is another settled member of the team. Formerly full-time, Paula is now part-time and provides very able assistance in a variety of office based roles.

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The Saleroom

George Metcalf George Metcalf

George is our longstanding Saleroom Foreman. He has been with us for 20 years and there has never been a dull moment as those of you who have attended our …

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Raymond Moffatt Raymond Moffatt

Raymond is the principal driver of our removal vehicle who also helps out in the saleroom on auction days.

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Jenny West Jenny West

Jenny works full-time for Mitchells and has done so since leaving school, both in the Saleroom and at the Livestock Mart.  Jenny is responsible for displaying the smaller lots to …

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John Scott John Scott

John is a full-time Saleroom Porter who spends most of his time assisting George with general sale preparation.

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Some of the things we have sold:

* Lounge suites   * dining tables   * chairs   * bedroom furniture   * baths   * occasional furniture   * fitted kitchens  

* fridges   * freezers   * washing machines   * tumble driers   * televisions   * audio equipment   * computers  

* china   * glassware   * pictures   * jewellery   * carpets   * soft furnishings   * fireplaces   * doors   * games  

* tools   * lawnmowers   * garden equipment   * bicycles   * motor vehicles   * trailers   * prams   * toys   * puzzles  

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