Warwick & Warwick is proud to have a knowledgeable team of collectable experts – with more than a century of combined experience.

Each specialist has a working knowledge of every aspect of collecting. They also specialise in their own individual areas.

To discuss your item or collection, the people to contact are listed below.

Philatelic Department: Joseph Cottriall, Simon Harry, Dulcie Marlow, Toby Cleave, Andrew Wilkinson

Coins and Banknotes Department: Richard Beale, Jill Smith, Jack Colchester, Jessica Lowe, Zak Cleary

Medals Department: Paul Murray, Richard Beale

Postcards Department: Jessica Lowe, Dulcie Marlow, Jill Smith

Cigarette and Trade Cards Department: Jessica Lowe, Jack Colchester, Zak Cleary, Dulcie Marlow

Toys, Models and Railways Department: Jill Smith, Richard Beale, Jack Colchester, Jessica Lowe, Zak Cleary

Meet the Team

Joseph Cottriall

Joseph has been with Warwick and Warwick for 35 years since obtaining a BSc (Hons) degree. He is one of our senior stamp valuers with a thorough knowledge of aspects of this department. Joseph collects and specialises in GB line engraved stamps.

Richard Beale

Richard joined the company over 32 years ago as a stamp valuer. He has since specialised and is our senior valuer in the coins and banknotes, medals and toy departments.

Paul Murray

Paul joined the Company in 2006. He has a keen interest in military history and has a BA (Hons) History degree in South Africa and the Anglo Zulu War of 1879. Paul is one of our specialists in medals and militaria.

Jill Smith

After obtaining her BA (Hons) degree Jill worked as a conveyancing executive for 5 years before joining Warwick and Warwick in 2009. Jill specialises in coins, banknotes and toys, with a background knowledge in medals and militaria.

Simon Harry

Simon is an established member of the stamp department having been with the company for a number of years. Alongside his valuing/describing roles, Simon meticulously produces our catalogues and works closely with our vendors. Outside work, Simon enjoys the great outdoors and keeping fit.

Jessica Lowe

Jessica joined the Company whilst working towards a BA (Hons) degree in History and Classical studies. Jessica works in our collectables department and has developed a keen interest in postcards, cigarette cards and ancient coins. When Jessica is not working or studying, she gets involved in her community on the residents panel ‘Voice of Warwickshire’. She enjoys reading, puzzling and painting. Jessica is often found in the kitchen baking and cooking and loves trying out new recipes!

Dulcie Marlow

After achieving her BA (hons) and MA (hons) in the History of Art from the University of Birmingham, Dulcie joined Warwick and Warwick in November 2021. Dulcie is now a permanent member of the Philatelic department and has interest in QV line engraved and mid-century commonwealth issues. Although primarily engaged with stamps, Dulcie also assists with Cigarette cards, Trade cards and Postcards. When not at work, Dulcie enjoys collecting West German pottery and scouring antique shops and fairs for a bargain!

Jack Colchester

Joining the team in 2021, Jack came to Warwick & Warwick shortly after obtaining his BA (Hons) degree in History through the Open University. Since then, Jack has discovered a real enthusiasm for coins and banknotes, with a particular interest in early British banknotes. He is also part of our auctioneering team. In his free time, Jack is a keen board game enthusiast and is always looking to add games to his ever-growing personal collection.