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Excellent,courteous and efficient management of the sale of our late family members stamps.

Everything delivered as promised.As a non philatelist it was great to encounter a person of trust and expertise.

Very grateful to Richard for the expert service he provided when selling my grandfathers stamp collection.Gave excellent free advice.Would definitely recommend his services.

After looking at many options online,we decided to use SWPA.From the initial phone call to the cheque arriving,the service was exemplary.I can strongly recommend Richard and the company

The service that was provided I believe could not be rivaled.There was no stress or hassle.

I wholeheartly recommend their service 100%.I could not be happier.

Richard was very helpful,knowledgeable & professional.The entire process in selling my late fathers stamps was very efficient.

I found Richard to be honest,straightforward and easy to deal with. I would not hesitate to

recommend SWPA to others.

Clear,helpful information making the whole process so much easier than I thought it would be.A brilliant service! Thank you.


SWPA is a great company.Richard is very helpful and knowledgeable.We were very pleased with the outcome of the auction and hope to return.


Excellent service provided by SWPA throughout the process of selling.Polite and professional at all times.Would not hesitate to use again.


I was selling my late fathers stamp collection and have no prior experience of Auctions. Richard explained everything very clearly and it all worked out perfectly.All our lots sold as well so very happy.Great service from SWPA-would highly recommend.


A great service Thank-you.We were very grateful for your specialist advice and efficient service in selling our collection.Highly recommended.


Honest,straightforward and very easy to deal with.I was grateful for the advice provided.An expert and trustworthy service.


Thank you  Richard for making the process of selling my late Mothers stamp collection so simple for me-I felt sad to be selling but so pleased that her collection will be used and enjoyed by others.


A massive thank-you for the help with the sale of my collection.Can highly recommend you for being honest,reliable and so helpful.Thank-you.

Thank you so much Richard.You made the process so simple and you were honest from the outset.


Richard,Many thanks for your help selling my families stamps collection.Your knowledge was fantastic and nothing was too much trouble.

Richard sold some stamps for me that I had inherited.He was spot on with prices and kept me informed.Great service.

Richard was very approachable and courteous.He was very knowledgeable and dealt with our stamp collection in a very efficient manner.He clearly explained the process and we were very pleased with the end result! Many thanks.


Thank you.The process was very simple and straightforward.I would definitely use you again.

5 stars.

Great service,to the point and accurate.

An excellent result.Totally reliable,honest & professional service-Many thanks.

Very satisfied  with the service.


Really pleased with the service we received.We dropped our auction items off to be valued and that was all we had to do.Richard took care of the rest.


An efficient,professional,excellent service.Thank you Richard for your help & expertise in sorting my late Mothers stamp collection.Very much appreciated.

I found your service to be very friendly and helpful from the moment I contacted you.I can

thoroughly recommend your professionalism and the efficiency of SWPA.I could not have placed my trust anywhere more worthy nor received better advice.Many Many thanks.

Thank-you Richard for making the process easy during these Covid times.

Brilliant service.Safe.Secure,Very efficient service and does all the work for you!! Highly recommended.

Thanks Richard for the service your company has provided.Very helpful with Dad's stamps.

You made the process so much easier to sort after dads passing away. Many thanks Richard.

Thank you Richard for dealing with the sale of stamps for me.I certainly could not have done it myself,my grateful thanks to you.

Very efficient service.Communications throughout excellent.Would highly recommend Richard


Thank-you for your excellent service.Would recommend South West Auctions to any other


Excellent service.Everything as promised.Thank you


Thank you.I am very pleased with the result of you handling this sale of stamps for me.You are trustworthy and efficient.

I was anxious about selling my late husbands stamp collection.Richard at  SWPA made the

whole process easy.I was completely satisfied with the service that I received. Thank-you.

I found Richard to be very professional and knowledgeable. His estimates was exact and a  honest reflection.I would definitely use his services again.

We were very happy with the service received from Richard and equally pleased with the results of the auction.Extremely efficient.Thank you Richard

Thank you very much indeed for your services. Quick,efficient,a pleasure to deal with!

More than happy with the very professional attention I received. I would not hesitate to recommend South West Philatelic Auctions based on my very positive experience with your company.

A highly recommended business!Friendly and efficient help from Richard.Very straightforward

and informed advice with very accurate estimate of value of the stamps.

Good Service.Seamless & painless!

A very successful transaction.A lot of trouble taken & information on estimates and actual prices given without ever burdening on detail.We received more than we had thought & the entire process of selling my fathers collection went very smoothly.Thanks very much.

Thank you very much.It was a very good service.

I have used South West Philatelic Auctions for many years.i always feel confident that transactions will be handled properly.I would recommend them to all persons interested in Philately.


I would highly recommend Richard,friendly,honest and reliable. Thank you. 

I think it is an excellent service.Having used it for the first time I was most impressed.

Good Detailed Advice.A quick & easy transaction.Recommended.With thanks 


Richard gave good advice on the sale of my father's stamp collection.  He was honest and    

clearly set expectations. He is an obvious expert in this field and the results of the sale far

exceeded my expectations. I would highly recommend his services 


A very professional,helpful & friendly service.Would definitely recommend South West 

Philatelic Auctions & would be happy to use their services again.


Very helpful service provided by all concerned. Would recommend and use firm  


Thank-you for the cheque. If I have anything in the future,I know where to come. 

Will recommend.

I found Richard from South West Philatelic Auctions to be very friendly and 

knowledgeable and he gave me very good advice and quotes.It was a very easy

experience and I would happily recommend South West Philatelic Auctions.


A most courteous service both buying and selling.Everybody is most     

willing to help with the smallest problem.                                                     


Excellent Service with the personal touch 


The most efficient and honest auction service I have used and certainly

the most friendly and informative


I was selling a collection which belonged to my elderly Aunt.I Was 

impressed with the way the sale was handled and options give to me.  


Once I had reached the decision to sell my collection i was more than satisfied     

I chose South West Philatelic Auctions to handle it for me.I would not hesitate

to recommend them to anyone wishing to do the same.Your representative was

friendly and professional when dealing with the sale of my collection.


First Class Service                                      


Thank you for your help in selling my stamps.You gave advice and realistic valuations,which helped me to say goodbye to the collection.I would recommend SWPA highly.

Very happy indeed with the service.Thank you very much.

Many thanks for a very good service.

Many thanks for excellent service.

Very good service all round.From the first phone call to book a meeting/appraisal of our items  to the end result and payment.

Very pleased with the service I have received from your Auction House regarding my stamps that I sent to you,they all sold in 1 Auction and the prices I received were very good.

Very helpful with advice.                                   


A very good service was provided with a house visit and good advice of stamps


Very Happy.Thought we were given sound useful advice.   


Found to be an efficient and easy way to sell our collection 


I was pleased with the whole transaction and thank you for doing it for me   


A very good service is provided even for people who are resident outside the  

local area

I would highly recommend Richard for the excellent service he provides.The Estimates given were accurate and everything sold. 


An excellent service from beginning to end.Many thanks Richard. 

Thank-you for the very good service I have recieved and will certainly be using SWPA again.Much appreciated. 

An easy and painless way of converting unwanted stamps into cash   


Very happy with contact and price I got         


Very easy to sell-no problems with any part of the process. Would happily recommend SWPA.

A useful and effective service                 


Richard made my sale very easy.Very happy with the service.

No Hidden extras.Everything was very clear.                

Reasonable commission with friendly service.What more can you ask. 


Would like to say thank-you for supporting us as a local charity    

The stamp collection that was donated to us was auctioned by SWPA and     

they raised a lot more money than we were expecting      


We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for your generous donation following the sale of donated stamp collections.

A very smooth process and transaction completed as scheduled.

Thank-you for the help and support in selling my late fathers stamp collection.It was a great help at a difficult time. 


Thankyou Richard for being so honest & trustworthy.Would recommend anytime.                 

I found Richard to be friendly,helpful,knowlegeable and professional.I would be very happy to recommend him and SWPA to friends and everyone.

I met with Richard who was very knowledgeable and offered some very good advice which resulted in an excellent outcome.

Prompt & helpful valuation.Richard was very knowledgeable.Would recommend. 

I was very happy with your service.Thank you again for your help.

A most efficient and reliable service form start to finish.A great comfort fpr someone who had inherited various stamp collections from deceased elderly relative. I would

certainly recommend South West Philatelic Auctions to anyone.

Very happy with SWPA.No hassle,smooth and efficient service.They took care of everything.

Very professional service,very knowledgable and efficient.Would highly recommend.

My experience dealing with SWPA was very good.Very helpful,would not hesitate to use them again.

The service received from Richard was excellent

Thank you for your help,advice and clarity.An efficeint and and clear process with an excellent  outcome.

Very satisfied with the efficient service provided by SWPA

Very helpful,all dealt with very well,would recommend them for help in selling.

A quick & efficient service.Thank you.

Very efficient service.Thank you.

I would highly recommend SWPA.Richard was very knowledgable.Thank-you.

Thank-you so much.

Many thanks for comprehensive expertise & support.Richards straightforward & friendly help was much appreciated and we really couldnt have asked for a better service.I have no hesitation in recommending SWPA to others.

Thank you for helping me to sell my husbands stamp collection with your friendly & professional service.

C.Price       Torquay

E.Birchall      Devon

G.Bourner    Exeter

J.Walker     Callington

P.Dean          Devon

A.Hammett    Okehampton


M.Muston     Westbury


M.Calder      Tavistock 



A.Filtness    Cornwall

A.Hatch        Devon

T.Selwood    Callington

K.Davidson  Devon

K.Morris       Plymouth

R.Snow        Wales

J.Stewart      Plymouth

L.Hallas        Plymouth

C.Hayes        Flintshire

R.Moass   Devon


S.Dudley   Devon


P.Clowes  Plymouth

M.Howey      Devon  

R.Booth  Devon

L.Richardson  Devon


K.Price  Cornwall

C.Baker   Devon

D.Dickenson  Newton Abbot

M.Turner  Yelverton

D.Mes  Devon

A. Bennett  Torpoint

J.Stenner Dartmouth


B.Scoble  Tiverton

Mr L.  Cullompton    


Mr S.  Devon   


S.Cross  Somerset

R.Garfield-Smith  Devon

Mr & Mrs L. Dawlish    

R.Smith  Devon

D.Chick Devon

C.Portass Plymouth

A.Grenfell  Devon

Mr R.  Yealmpton  

Mr S.  Exeter


Mr E.  Devon    

Mrs B.  Devon          

Mr V.  Totnes             

Mr D.  Cornwall        

Mr S.   Devon

Mrs P. Okehampton   

Mr R. Plymouth    

Mr H.Devon



Mr S.   Bude Cornwall


Mrs T.   Plymouth

Mr R Kingsbridge

Mrs W. Torpoint


Mrs H  Plymouth

 Mr E.   Hampshire

Mrs P.  Devon

S.Eloff   Exeter

J.Johns  Bideford


M.Harvey  Totnes


J.Jones    Tavistock

B.Hadley Plymouth

F.Lees  Maidenhead

Mr G . Callington


Mrs S. Plymouth


Mr C.   Barnstaple


Mr B.  Tavistock


Mr P.Scotland

L.Hards  Devon

C.Scarff  Cornwall

A.Franklin  N.Abbot

Mr & Mrs D.  Cornwall

Mr H.  Exeter

Mrs West  Plymouth

Mr H Saltash


K.Elford  Plymouth

Mr D Isle of Wight

Mr & Mrs D. Cornwall

Local charity

St Lukes Hospice




Mr Johnson  Somerset



Mr Wood  Devon


W.Mutton  Cornwall



S.Collins Exeter 



S.Cook  Cornwall



C.Buse  Winchester



A.Berry    Barnstaple

R.Browne    Tavistock




J.Robberts    Dawlish



S.Macnamara  Exeter

J.Coombes   Devon



J.Edward     Devon

J.Vincent     Torquay

K.Benford    Devon


M.Burrough Devon


D.Back        Devon


S.Kilbee      Torquay


J.Gifford       Bodmin


S.Hilditch      Salcombe

S.Upton        Sidmouth

S.Yates        Plymouth


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