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Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by valuation of glass bottles

During an episode of the long-running BBC One show, viewers were taken to the Royal Botanic Garden where a series of items brought in by guests were valued by the experts. When speaking to Marc Allum, one visitor learned the interesting history of the two seal bottles he’d brought along. Introducing the items onto the […]

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Antiques Roadshow crowd gobsmacked by John Lennon’s house number

During a recent episode of BBC’s Antiques Roadshow, Fiona Bruce and the team of experts took their knowledge to Sefton Park in Liverpool. Throughout the episode, items such as a Ming Dynasty vase, a painting by George Melly and an unusual Finnish Glass were given a valuation. However, it was Raj Bisram’s discovery of John […]

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Sue Barker left ‘gobsmacked’ when dropped from BBC Question of Sport

Sue Barker, 66, started presenting on BBC’s Question of Sport in 1997 and continued on the show for an extraordinary 24 years alongside team captains Phil Tuffnell and Matt Dawson. The ex-tennis player was replaced by Paddy McGuiness last year, as the former host claimed it was in a bid to push for more “diversity” […]

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Woman gobsmacked to find her patio had been ‘taken’

Laurie Penny from North London had no idea what would happen to her house when she popped out to the shops for a few hours. When she returned she found that each and every patio tile had been carefully removed from her back garden. It wasn’t the work of thieves, however. The furniture had been […]

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Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by vases ‘More than I anticipated’

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW recently saw one guest thrilled about the value of his wife’s vase collection, which he stated was more than he had “anticipated”. Source link

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Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by value of Medieval stone head found in her drain

She continued: “But the more I cleaned him I thought, ‘No I am not sure.’” Adam was blown away by the intensity of the statue’s piercing eyes which were “very reminiscent of a Celtic style”. “I think to myself that here we are in Northern Ireland where the Celts existed and stone heads like this […]

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‘Quite astounding’ Antiques Roadshow expert left gobsmacked over value of Italian pistol

During Sunday night’s instalment of Antiques Roadshow, BBC viewers were taken to Surrey to see a range of unique items valuated by the show’s experts. In the episode, Robert Tiley was gobsmacked when a guest brought an antique worth up to £20,000. Inspecting the handheld pistol, Robert was instantly stunned over the item that an […]

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A Place in the Sun’s Jean Johansson gobsmacked as guests’ budget makes show history

“I mean I have to say, I’ve never worked with a budget of £60,000, so it’s going to be a challenge for me.” They went on to explain for the perfect property they could stretch their budget up to £70,000 or £80,000. The first property on Jean’s list was a traditional townhouse priced at £63,000. […]

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‘Age hasn’t touched you!’ Liz Hurley leaves fans gobsmacked as she slips into blue bikini

Liz Hurley, 57, has delighted her fans with a new series of snaps of herself posing in a skimpy bikini. This time, the actress donned a blue two-piece which features some gold chain detailing. She posed for photos as she climbed from the ocean onto a boat and also of herself in front of some […]

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‘It’s a lump of glass’ Antiques Roadshow guest gobsmacked by Art Deco ring’s value

Jewellery consultant Susan Rumfitt was presented with a striking yellow-stoned ring in a classic instalment of Antiques Roadshow. The guest on the BBC One programme thought the vintage piece was just costume jewellery, so she was stunned when Susan revealed it was worth thousands of pounds.  Susan began by asking her guest how she had […]