Antique's Roadshow to be filmed at Lowther Castle

Antique's Roadshow presenter, Fiona Bruce

Antique's Roadshow presenter, Fiona Bruce

First published in News

ANTIQUE’S Roadshow will come to Lowther Castle to film part of its 37th series, the BBC has announced today.

The popular Sunday evening programme will use the grounds of the Eden castle as the backdrop to an episode, with filming set to be carried out on June 12.

“This will be my seventh year on the Antiques Roadshow and I still feel so lucky to be presenting the programme,” said presenter, Fiona Bruce.

“Every week is different; a new location and thousands of new visitors.

“The only constant is the pleasure of the unexpected - we never know what will turn up, from the most fabulous Faberge to the most humble object with a riveting story.”

Some of Britain’s leading antiques and fine arts specialists will be on hand to offer free advice and valuations to visitors, who are invited to raid their attics and bring along their family heirlooms, household treasures and car boot bargains for inspection by the experts.

During the last series the Roadshow unearthed memorabilia bought from the last survivor of the Titanic, a teapot once owned by Nelson and a portrait by Van Dyck which turned out to be worth over £300,000.

The doors will open at 9.30am and close at 4.30pm.

Entry to the show will be free.

More information can be found at: www.bbc.co.uk/antiquesroadshow

Comments

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree