An­tique day for memo­rial fund

Macclesfield Express - - MOTORING -

AN AN­TIQUES val­u­a­tion day raised more than £200 for Bolling­ton War Memo­rial Fund.

BBC an­tiques ex­pert Nick Hall from auc­tion house Wright Mar­shall in Knutsford and his team asked res­i­dents to bring in items for val­u­a­tion in ex­change for a do­na­tion to the fund which will pay for im­prove­ments at the memo­rial.

Coun Amanda Stott, town mayor, said: “We had a great re­sult from the an­tique val­u­a­tion day.

“Many lo­cal peo­ple brought along their trea­sured pos­ses­sions to be val­ued.

“One ex­tremely gen­er­ous cou­ple do­nated a paint­ing to be auc­tioned at Mar­shalls for the memo­rial fund.

“Nick Hall said he had seen some ex­tremely in­ter­est­ing pieces.”

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