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ANTIQUES ROADSHOW: Eastbourne Bandstand 1

ANTIQUES ROADSHOW at Eastbourne Grandstand, East Sussex, England.
Courtesy of Olwen Gillespie © BBC 2014
ANTIQUES ROADSHOW at Eastbourne Grandstand, East Sussex, England.

Airs Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017 at 7 p.m. on KPBS TV

Sitting on a Fortune?

The UK version of ANTIQUES ROADSHOW returns as presenter Fiona Bruce and the team are back on the trail of the nation’s hidden treasures, visiting more of Britain’s most sumptuous and unusual locations.

Season 36 also introduces a new play-along feature – The Rogues Gallery, where viewers get the chance to see whether they can spot a fake among real treasures.

Rupert Maas examines a painting by Peter Brook on the beach at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England.
Courtesy of Olwen Gillespie © BBC 2014
Rupert Maas examines a painting by Peter Brook on the beach at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England.

In a first for the ROADSHOW, Fiona Bruce and the team record this episode at a sea front setting at Eastbourne Bandstand in East Sussex.

Steven Moore (right) discovers a painting and a plate by siblings Quentin and Vanessa Bell at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England.
Courtesy of Olwen Gillespie © BBC 2014
Steven Moore (right) discovers a painting and a plate by siblings Quentin and Vanessa Bell at Eastbourne, East Sussex, England.

Family treasures featured include a collection of pottery with a moving story, a rare signaling lamp used at D-Day, plus rare images of Marilyn Monroe taken at her last photographic session.

Specialist Adam Schoon (left)  is excited to find some transparencies of Marilyn Monroe.
Courtesy of Olwen Gillespie © BBC 2014
Specialist Adam Schoon (left) is excited to find some transparencies of Marilyn Monroe.

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CREDITS:

A BBC production. Producer: Michele Burgess. Series Editor: Simon Shaw (PRICELESS ANTIQUES ROADSHOW). Presenter: Fiona Bruce (THE QUEEN’S PALACES)