A HOST of British and continental watercolours were today expected to go under the hammer in Swindon.

A Works of Art on Paper auction was starting at 11am at Dominic Winter Auc-tioneers, at the Old School, in Maxwell Street.

The 270 lots include an early to mid-19th century watercolour view of London Bridge, complete with boats on the river and Nelson's Column in the distance, signed by a Mr M Wood.

For more information call the auction house on (01793) 611340 or visit www.dominicwinter.co.uk.