Residents turn out in force for antiques valuation

First published in News

MORE than 150 residents got their antiques and collectibles valued at a free event run by a firm of top auctioneers at Clacton’s Princes Theatre.

People filed into the Essex Hall to discover the value of their treasures.

Lockdales Auctioneers, from Martlesham Heath, Suffolk, had experts on hand to give free valuations for four hours.

Lockdales is well-known for selling original works by cartoonist Giles, who was connected with Ipswich, and has carried out valuations all over the country.

Theatre manager Melissa Leek said: “This is a great way to bring new people into the theatre and such an interesting event.

“Once again the event was a success with the experts busy from start to finish.”

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