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The Specialist sale held on the 13th of October started with The Gerry Anderson Collection, over 60 lots of Thunderbirds vehicles, puppets, figurines, dress-up costumes, accessories, games, jigsaws and badges. Following on from this was The West Yorkshire Collection, a selection of Provence Moulage resin made racing cars, plus boxed and unboxed white metal models. The sale continued with Farm & Tractor Related vehicles, implements and accessories from Britains; Dinky and French Dinky models, Corgi, Triang Spot-On, Matchbox, Tekno, Solido, Politoys, Wyking tractors, and many others. The sale concluded with Part 2 of The JMR Collection, over 350 lots of French Dinky including Military, Construction, road and racing cars and emergency vehicles. Plus, Dinky Junior, Spanish Dinky and Dinky trucks and tankers, refuse wagons, tractors, buses and pre-production colour trial land rovers. 

JR 21 Toy "Captain Scarlet" Spectrum Pursuit Vehicle - plastic friction drive issue finished in grey, white bumper, grey rear tracks - comes with red and blue figures, 3 x missiles, aerial, roof panel - overall condition is generally Good to Good Plus still a bright example in a Good (slightly grubby) lift off lid box with detailed picture, also comes accompanied with reproduction instruction leaflet - see photo.
Estimate: £120 - £140 Sold For: £800
Pedigree "Captain Scarlet" - Destiny Angel - finished in white, blue - overall condition appears to be generally Excellent including presentation window box (still in original cellophane).
Estimate: £50 - £60 Sold For: £620
Dinky 901 Foden (2nd Type) Diesel 8-wheeled Wagon RARE issue - finished in two-tone green with dark green cab and chassis, mid-green back and Supertoy hubs with black treaded tyres, silver trim, metal tow hook - overall condition is generally Excellent (couple of small marks on rear wheelarches and cab roof) still a superb example in a generally Good blue and white striped lift off lid box with "LF" and green colour spot labels to ends - also comes accompanied with "Tested By" tag - see photo.
Estimate: £360 - £440 Sold For: £620
Dinky pre-war 161 Mobile Anti-Aircraft Unit Set - to include 6-wheeled Truck with Searchlight - rare issue finished in gloss green, smooth hubs and Anti-Aircraft Gun - green including smooth hubs - conditions are generally Fair to Good in a generally Good Plus (slightly faded) presentation lift off lid box.
Estimate: £120 - £150 Sold For: £380
Corgi 270 "James Bond" - Aston Martin DB5 - silver, red interior with "James Bond and Bandit" figures, tyre slashers, gold front and rear bumpers - overall condition is generally Excellent Plus a lovely bright example in a Good (slightly grubby around corners and end flaps) harder to find slimline blue and yellow window box - comes with Accessory Pack (sealed) - believed to contain lapel badge, instruction leaflet, Bandit figure and unapplied decal sheet - see photo.
Estimate: £240 - £300 Sold For: £480
Politoys 527 Porsche 912 - metallic red, pale grey interior, chrome trim, cast detailed hubs - Near Mint beautiful example in a Good Plus window box with foam inner packaging and folded leaflet.
Estimate: £50 - £60 Sold For: £240
Dinky 141 Vauxhall Victor Estate Car - rare promotional issue "Lightning Fasteners Ltd Technical Service" - dark maroon, blue interior, silver trim, spun hubs with black treaded tyres - this US promotional issue is generally Good to Good Plus still a bright example of an extremely hard to find issue.
Estimate: £150 - £200 Sold For: £4,200
Dinky 514 Guy (Type 1) - "Weetabix" Van - yellow including Supertoy hubs with black smooth tyres, silver trim - overall condition is generally Good (does have paint touch ins to side and roof edges) in a generally Fair to Good (slightly faded) blue lift off lid box with paper label.
Estimate: £180 - £220 Sold For: £460
French Dinky "Mobiller Miniature" 102 Chambre a Coucher - Bedroom Furniture set - this pre-war issue which includes 2 x beds, chair, stool, wardrobe, 2 x chest of drawers, dressing table - conditions appear to be generally Good to Good Plus still bright examples in a generally Fair lift off lid box with paper labels - see photo.
Estimate: £100 - £120 Sold For: £340
Dinky pre-war Furniture - to include side cabinet, bath, 7 x chairs, toilet, plus others - conditions are generally Fair to Good Plus still display well - see photo.
Estimate: £80 - £100 Sold For: £420