Young Guns Blog

Hats Off to Lucie & Lily - winners of the 2016 Salvo Fair competition!

Antiques Young Guns Lucie Farrimond of Three toads Antiques and Lily Johnston of Bombe Antiques have each won a FREE PITCH at the coveted annual Salvo Fair as the AYG@SALVO initiative enters its second year.


Mark Littler Launches New Antiques and Fine Art Consultancy in Cheshire

Having built up a wealth of knowledge and hands-on-experience at Tennants Auctioneers, Mark Littler has recently launched an independent Antiques and Fine Art Consultancy business. Operating from his base near Sandbach, Cheshire, Mark offers a number of services to private and professional clients including formal probate and insurance valuations.


Win a free pitch at Salvo Fair 2016

Win a free pitch at Salvo Fair 2016. (Worth over £300). 17-19 June at Sir William McAlpine's private estate. Fawley Hill, Henley-on-Thames RG9 6JA


An invitation to view & networking opportunity

AYG Nicola Whittaker invites fellow Young Guns to an exclusive viewing of the Designer Collection, an exciting new timed auction which also provides watch and jewellery aficionados the chance to view lots from the Antique & Modern Jewellery Auction and selected pieces from The Watch Sale. The viewing takes place on Tuesday 5th April from 12pm – 9pm and Wednesday 6th April from 11am – 9pm, held at N0. 42 Berkeley Square, Mayfair W1J 5PA.


The House of Semper Semper by Frances Adams

'The House of Semper Semper' by Frances Adams brings the world of antiques to an audience even younger than our youngest AYG!


AYG committee handover

Saturday 21st of November was a landmark for The Antiques Young Guns as day to day management was handed to a our new member-run committee, representative of all within the AYG ranks by founders Gail McCloed, Mark Hill and George Johnson.


Antiques Young Guns at Antiques for Everyone 2015

Antiques Young Guns at Antiques for Everyone – Winter 2015. AYG COMMITTEE HANDOVER PRESENTATION AND OPPORTUNITY FOR TRADE STANDS. 19-22 November 2015 Hall 3a, NEC Birmingham




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Antiques News + Fairs published this article about our Swedish AYG Daniel Larsson who is now on the advisory board of the respected Malmo Dekorativa Fair in Malmo, Sweden



OLYMPIA INTERNATIONAL ART & ANTIQUES FAIR – 23 JUNE 2015 The founders of Antiques Young Guns (AYG) Ltd, working with their sponsors BADA, LAPADA, Clarion Events Ltd and The Antiques Diva & Co Ltd, are excited to announce that they will be honouring the twelve Antiques Heavy Artillery (AHA) mentors who freely gave their time and expertise to mentor the lucky finalists in the AYG of the Year Awards 2014, at a ceremony to be held at the prestigious Olympia International Art & Antiques Fair, on Tuesday 23 June 2015.