Head of Department
Paul has been in the antiques trade since he was 10 years old, working alongside his father travelling to antique fairs up and down the country. In 2000 Paul was spotted by BBC's Bargain Hunt who recognised his charming talents. Soon Paul became a household name amongst televisions antiques enthusiasts appearing in over 1000 TV programmes sharing his wealth of knowledge with the viewers.
Paul has been part of the family team here at The Swan and offers free valuations on items for our monthly auctions, so you can pop in any Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday or contact Paul by email. For larger consignments home visits can be arranged.
Tom joined The Swan at Tetsworth (which is a family run business) last October after three years of service as a Porter to Chiswick Auctions in West London. He has been working around antiques since the age of 12 and has recently transitioned to Junior Valuer and Auctioneer and won runner-up in the NAVA Novice Auctioneer of The Year Award in 2017.