David has worked in the art and antiques business since the 1960’s and has a vast knowledge across most collecting areas. He started his career running an Antique Shop at Bessie Surtees’ House on Newcastle Quayside. David later became an Auctioneer and Valuer at Ian Robertson’s Saleroom in Alnwick. During the 1980’s and 1990’s he ran his own successful antiques business in Tynemouth. He has recently joined us after ten years with Thomas Watson Auctioneers in Darlington.