Changes in Fashions of The Antiques Auction World. – Vivienne Milburn – 23rd April 2018.

Vivienne is an independent antiques valuer and auctioneer, based in Great Longstone, near Bakewell, Derbyshire. This means that she is not tied to one auction house and will put client’s goods in the best auction for its genre ensuring that the optimum price is obtained. A lot of her work is for clients who are … Read more

The True Story Of Burke And Hare – Prof. Christopher Dorries OBE. – 30th October 2017.

The true story of Burke and Hare was narrated to us in a most riveting way by Christopher Dorries  and this precis does not do it justice.  The title contains the word,”True” because there have been many stories about them which are largely inaccurate.  Firstly they all say that Burke and Hare were grave robbers, … Read more