Auction Dates


11th February

29th April

1st July

9th September

18th November

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. To Cover our costs, a charge of 2% will be added to your bill when payment is made by this method (we no longer accept American Express).

Coventry Sale

Address: The Citrus Hotel (formerly Holiday Inn) London Road (A45) Coventry CV8 3DY (Hotel Tel: 02476 301585) Auction will start at 1.45pm


On the day of the sale at the Citrus Hotel from 9.15am til 12.45pm. 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 301585 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