ANTIQUES ROADSHOW is coming to MINEHEAD RAILWAY STATION on Wednesday 17 May What story will you bring?
It’s time to dust off your treasures for a great, day out as BBC One’s ever popular Sunday evening programme Antiques Roadshow comes to the West Somerset Railway at Minehead Railway Station on Wednesday 17 May 2017.
The doors open at 9.30am and close at 4.30pm. Entry to the show at Minehead station is free, everyone is welcome, and no tickets or pre-registration is required to access the station. If you would like to travel to the event by train from Bishops Lydeard, tickets for travel can be purchased in advance of travel for a 10% discount through this link
For parking arrangements please check the Antiques Roadshow website. Many 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 sale bargains for inspection by the experts.
Antiques Roadshow celebrates a special anniversary this year and its visit to the West Somerset Railway at Minehead Railway Station will take place exactly 40 years to the day of the very first recording. On May 17 1977, the cameras rolled at Hereford Town Hall, as presenter Bruce Parker and expert Arthur Negus welcomed the first visitors.
Visitors are welcome to just turn up on the day, but if they have an item with a particularly unusual story attached, or perhaps an interesting collection, or large items of furniture, they can let the Antiques Roadshow know in advance via the Share Your Story link on www.bbc.co.uk/antiquesroadshow Alternatively, email: [email protected] or write to Antiques Roadshow, BBC, Whiteladies Road, Bristol BS8 2LR.
Please note this is an exterior event, so we advise all visitors to dress accordingly. More information on planning your visit, frequently asked questions, and parking information, can be found at: www.bbc.co.uk/antiquesroadshow
The timetable for the day can be found here
|Wednesday 17th May 2017|