A new art group will be hosting its first talk from an expert from the Antiques Roadshow.

A talk entitled ‘Auctioneers' Tales' by specialist Marc Allum will be held on Thursday, January 18 at 2pm in Bridport Town Hall. It is being hosted by The New Arts Group.

Antiques Roadshow specialist Mr Allum has worked in the art and auction world for more than 35 years.

This talk brings together his first-hand experience in a fascinating gallimaufry of anecdotes, amazing finds and interesting recollections on the ever-changing world of antiques.

A spokesperson for The New Arts Group said: "Everyone is welcome. Depending on the success of this event we hope to arrange more so please attend and bring friends."

Doors open at 1.30pm. Coffee and tea will be served beforehand.

This talk will cost £10. Cash is preferred, all are welcome.