Auction Dates


Our June 14th sale has now been cancelled. We are hoping to hold a public sale as scheduled in September, but if this is not possible we are intending to hold a postal auction instead.

June 14th – Our June 14th sale has now been cancelled.

September 6th

November 22nd

Buyers Premium

A Buyer’s Premium equivalent to 20.4% (inc. VAT) of the knock-down price will be added to all purchases.

Credit Cards

Bidders wishing to pay by credit card must leave card details when placing bids (we no longer accept American Express).

Coventry Sale

Address: Holiday Inn Coventry M6 J2, Hinckley Road, Coventry, CV2 2HP (Hotel Tel: 02476 587400). The auction will start at 1.45pm.


On the day of the sale at the Holiday Inn Coventry M6 J2 from 9.15am til 12.45pm. Or at our offices at any time, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY PLEASE, until the Thursday before the auction.

Fax Bids

Fax: 01926 634819 Please DO NOT fax bids after 6.00pm on the Friday before the auction or on the day of the auction.


For correspondence and viewing before the auction: Unit 2 The Sidings Birdingbury Road Marton Rugby CV23 9RX

Late Telephone Bids

9.15am till 12.45pm on day of sale Tel 02476 578400 and ask for Tony Lester Auctions. Please note that telephone bids to the hotel on the day of the sale will not be accepted after 12.45pm.

Terms & Conditions of Sale

Philatelic Auctioneers’ Standard Terms and Conditions of Sale