Andy Mcconnell, glass expert
he first ‘collector’ item I ever bought was the 1964 single I Only Want to Be With You. I was 12. Before that, I’d frittered away my pocket money on Airfix models. No idea where that is now…
My collection of glass of all ages extends to something in the region of 30,000 pieces. These are spread
between our shop, my office,
Fiona Bruce and her team of experts tell us about the antiques that started their interest as collectors and connoisseurs...
a barn and six railway arches that I’ve had a lease on for 30 years. I have very little glass at home as Helen, my wife, says I’ve enough space to put all my old toot in without having it in the house!
Fiona is both saddened and fascinated by workhouse embroidery