Roadshow Visitors

[29th July 2010]
It’s the most sultry day of the year so far and after a leisurely lunch in Knutsford with my friend Betty we set off to Tatton Park, the venue for today’s Antiques Roadshow. After going through a herd of deer we reached the gardens,...
[11th June 2010]
They came in their thousands to Tatton Park in Cheshire, a vast array of folk of all ages, clutching plastic bags, trolleys, hold alls, even a wheelbarrow - any receptacle which could easily hold their precious (or otherwise) items. It was a...
[18th September 2009]
A long awaited opportunity to take part in the Antiques Roadshow came about when it was scheduled to take place near my home (Bletchley Park – home of the WWII Code Breakers). My mother-in-law was to accompany me bringing a highchair that had...
[14th September 2009]
My mother has been a keen collector of antiques for decades. In the home in which I grew up, I slept in an antique bed and the walls were covered in antique prints. Our garage was so full of antique furniture and collectables, there was barely...
[11th September 2009]
As a child, having tea in front of the Antiques Roadshow on Sunday evenings was a weekly treat. Of course, 32 year later, and still an avid viewer, it has long been an ambition of mine to attend a recording but the opportunity had never arisen,...