Antiques Roadshow’s leading specialists delve into the archives to revisit a collection of the greatest stories in Priceless Antiques Roadshow. It’s a series not only about antiques, but history, beauty and drama as the public and viewers at home wait for the revelation that a cracked teapot found on a rubbish tip is worth thousands… or nothing at all.
Everyone has their favourite Roadshow moment, some of the most memorable including, the tatty old bear found under the mattress that once lived at Buckingham Palace, the cracked tea pot that eventually bought a council house, or the blood spattered Boer War book that saved the life of the owner's grandfather.
There are countless great stories sitting in the Roadshow archives. But what brings these stories to life to make them resonate with the viewers?
This special series unpicks such classic finds with the men and women who first brought these objects to light; the team of experts who are the unsung, and largely unknown, stars of the show. Viewers will gain a rare glimpse of the stories behind the lives of some of the familiar experts.... Read more.