National Lockdown

In accordance with the National lockdown legislation, we are able to continue to hold online only auctions.  Please see the calendar below for confirmation of start and end dates of forthcoming sales.

We can also continue to operate a “call, click & collect” service, along with “stop & drop” deliveries, BY APPPOINTMENT ONLY.  To book an appointment please telephone 0118 950 8611 or email

When collecting or delivering please observe all Covid-19 precautions, including the wearing of masks at all times, social distancing, and use of hand sanitiser. No entry into the enclosed parts of the premises (offices and sale areas) is permissible.

House contents removals are permitted to enable house sales.  If you need goods to be collected for that purpose, to be sold at auction, then please contact us.

Please make payments by Bank Transfer.

Upcoming Auctions & Sales

All sales for the foreseeable future will be ONLINE ONLY
The online auctions will be run constantly between 2 dates specified within the auction details

Links to upcoming auctions are listed below
Please click on the auction in which you are interested and you will be taken to the full auction details.
Thank you

Sat 23

Catering Equipment Auction – ONLINE ONLY

Friday 8th January 2021 from 1:00 PM ending Wednesday 27th January 2021 from 12:00 PM
Sat 23

Monthly General Household Auction – ONLINE ONLY

Friday 15th January 2021 from 1:00 PM ending Saturday 30th January 2021 from 4:00 PM
Mon 25
Feb 12

Monthly General Household Auction – ONLINE ONLY

Friday 12th February 2021 from 1:00 PM ending Saturday 27th February 2021 from 4:00 PM
Feb 19

The Spring Reading Carriage Sale – ONLINE ONLY

Friday 19th February 2021 from 10:00 AM ending Saturday 6th March 2021 from 4:00 PM
Feb 26

Monthly Antiques and Collectables Auction – ONLINE ONLY

Friday 26th February 2021 from 7:00 PM ending Sunday 14th March 2021 from 4:00 PM

Thimbleby & Shorland,
31 Great Knollys Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 7HU, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 (0) 118 950 8611


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