Michael Parkinson returns to BBC to share rare insight into most memorable interviews

On Life Stories, Michael broke down as he recalled the traumatic experience of watching his father die.  After the interview, the presenter wrote Like Father, Like Son with his youngest son, Michael Parkinson Jr. He told Express.co.uk: “I broke down nearly 40 years later over my father’s death, I thought I had stored that away, I […]

Peter Kay leaves BBC Radio 2 listeners overjoyed in rare return to spotlight: ‘Love him’

Award-winning comedian Peter Kay has been relatively off the showbiz radar in recent years following the cancellation of his nationwide stand-up tour back in 2017. Despite two new episodes of his BBC comedy Car Share in 2018, fans have been rather starved of new material from the star in recent years. But today, he bucked […]

Antiques Roadshow expert unveils staggering value of ‘incredibly rare’ 18th century dress

Over the years, several rare items have been brought along to the Roadshow, some have been given incredible valuations while others have fallen short if they have been restored. During series 39 of Antiques Roadshow which visited Tewkesbury Abbey, expert Hilary Kay took a closer look at an incredibly rare 18th-century dress. But how much […]

Antiques Roadshow guest flabbergasted as rare Rolex watch valued at £38k ‘Good grief!’

Antiques Roadshow fans are worldwide and PBS viewers saw appraiser Peter Plane take a closer look at a Rolex watch a few years ago. But it was no ordinary item as he unveiled how the backstory gave it a staggering price tag. The gentleman who brought it to the show said: “I brought you my […]

Antiques Roadshow expert comforts guest after unveiling huge valuation of rare teddy bear

Bunny detailed to viewers exactly why both she and the guest loved the teddy bear. She explained: “Well it certainly is and for me, I can’t tell you thats why I screamed because A, it’s a Steiff, B, it is white, which is incredibly rare, and it’s a true white because it’s got the brown […]

Antiques Roadshow guest speechless at valuation as family necklace found to be rare ruby

The camera then zoomed in on the red box and the expert continued: “Earrings first; red stones, white stones, possibly made around 1935.  “The red stones are rubies the white stones are diamonds.  “They’re of floral cluster design, actually they’re rather wearable – people like earrings and floral cluster earrings of the 1930s, quite nice,” […]

Vikings’ Katheryn Winnick posts first boyfriend snap in rare look at love life ‘Lucky guy’

She recently expressed annoyance when Los Angeles headed back into lockdown following a spike in coronavirus cases in the State of California.  Posting a disgruntled portrait, Winnick posted: “My current mood… LA just shut down for another citywide lockdown.” There are still rumours of Lagertha returning for a brief cameo in the upcoming second half […]

Antiques Roadshow guest refuses cheeky offer of rare WW2 badges as huge value uncovered

An Antiques Roadshow guest brought along an extensive collection of World War II badges to be valued and expert Mark Smith was extremely pleased to be the one to handle the items. However, after revealing their huge value, when the expert cheekily offered to buy the collection from her, the owner refused.  Pointing at a photograph […]

Antiques Roadshow guest ‘incredibly lucky’ as expert uncovers value of tiny ‘rare’ ring

“Without a shadow of a doubt, it’s worth £8,000,” he revealed as the guest exclaimed: “How fantastic, that dear little ring.” “It’s all about the luminous Anglo-Catholic excitement from an architect designer and absolutely someone central to the identity of the United Kingdom. Apart from that it’s of no interest really,” Geoffrey joked.  The owner […]

Antiques Roadshow expert stunned by price of rare collection of watches ‘This is serious’

“They are seriously cool watches. The Hauer at auction; £8,000-£12,000. The Rolex at auction today, minimum £15,000-£20,000. Possibility £20,000-£30,000.  “So you picked the coolest, best watches you could probably bring to the Antiques Roadshow!” Ben remarked.   “Very pleased,” the gentleman said. “[The valuation] came out much better than I thought. I thought I would […]