Auction Dates


18th November

***As from 2019 our auction venue will be changing. Please see below for the full address***

10th February

14th April

30th June

1st September

17th 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 (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