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Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

Two celebrities hit the road in classic cars for a tour through Great Britain. With antiques experts by their sides, they search the local stores for treasures, competing to see who can turn a £200 budget into a small fortune. Their adventures take them off the beaten path and allow them to learn about the little-known stories behind some of the greatest events in British history.

Linford Christie and Katharine Merry

58m 47s

Olympic runners Linford Christie and Katharine Merry team up with Road Trip regulars in a race to make the most money from antiques. On their trip through Oxfordshire, Linford pins his hopes on a tiny brooch, despite it costing a three-figure sum. Katharine, meanwhile, buys an item from the 1920s on the hunch that it will appeal at auction.

Episodes

  • Kimberley Wyatt and Ryan Thomas: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Kimberley Wyatt and Ryan Thomas

    S11 E20 - 59m 14s

    In Manchester, Pussycat Doll Kimberly Wyatt goes up against best pal, Coronation Street star Ryan Thomas, in a battle to find profitable antiques. Expert help comes from Tasha Raskin-Sharp and Serhat Ahmet.

  • Richard Osman and Ingrid Oliver: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Richard Osman and Ingrid Oliver

    S11 E19 - 59m 2s

    Partners in crime Richard Osman and Ingrid Oliver advance to Norfolk to battle with antiques dealers and dragons. But will German pottery or Scandinavian glass make the most money?

  • James Argent and Megan McKenna: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    James Argent and Megan McKenna

    S11 E18 - 59m 4s

    Reality stars Megan McKenna and James Argent keep it real in the world of antiques helped by experts Irita Marriott and Steven Moore. Megan examines paraphernalia of 1950s midwifery while James spots a mini Napoleon and some silver spoons.

  • Julie Tatchell and Amanda Middleditch: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Julie Tatchell and Amanda Middleditch

    S11 E17 - 59m 1s

    The Repair Shop’s Julie Tatchell and Amanda Middleditch team up with experts Tim Medhurst and James Braxton. They discover rare tiny toys in Birmingham and a very long church pew in Wolverhampton.

  • Jo Brand and Kerry Godliman: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Jo Brand and Kerry Godliman

    S11 E16 - 59m 7s

    Top stand-ups and actors Jo Brand and Kerry Godliman are rummaging in Kent for antiques with experts Catherine Southon and Steven Moore. A papier-mâché proves surprisingly popular at auction.

  • Peter Gunn and Melanie Hill: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Peter Gunn and Melanie Hill

    S11 E15 - 58m 56s

    Soap actors Peter Gunn and Melanie Hill join experts James Braxton and David Harper on an antiques hunt in Staffordshire and Derbyshire. A little ballerina and a big rocking horse make their way to auction.

  • Eric Monkman and Bobby Seagull: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Eric Monkman and Bobby Seagull

    S11 E14 - 59m 3s

    The knowledge of antiques experts Angus Ashworth and Phil Serrell is put to the test as their celebrity companions are University Challenge icons Eric Monkman and Bobby Seagull.

  • Dominic Littlewood and Melinda Messenger: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Dominic Littlewood and Melinda Messenger

    S11 E13 - 59m 12s

    Dominic Littlewood and Melinda Messenger join Natasha Raskin Sharp and Tim Medhurst on a hunt and haggle for profitable antiques. A cat terrifies one celebrity and a Viking find shocks the other.

  • Keith Brymer Jones and Esme Young: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Keith Brymer Jones and Esme Young

    S11 E11 - 58m 55s

    Rare Chinese furniture goes under the gavel as TV crafting judges Esme Young and Keith Brymer Jones compete to make the most money. Joining them in the Glasgow antiques shops are Charles Hanson and Roo Irvine.

  • Chris Hughes and Jake Quickenden: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Chris Hughes and Jake Quickenden

    S11 E10 - 59m 1s

    The bromance of reality TV’s Chris Hughes and Jake Quickenden is put to the test as they explore South Yorkshire’s antique shops with Izzie Balmer and Irita Marriott – and both teams opt for tea-themed purchases.

  • Francis Rossi and Linda Nolan: asset-mezzanine-16x9

    Francis Rossi and Linda Nolan

    S11 E9 - 59m 3s

    Music legends Francis Rossi and Linda Nolan join antiques experts Philip Serrell and Natasha Raskin Sharp on an antiques hunt around Surrey and Sussex.

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    Two celebrities hit the road in classic cars for a tour through Great Britain. With antiques experts by their sides, they search the local stores for treasures, competing to see who can turn a £200 budget into a small fortune. Their adventures take them off the beaten path and allow them to learn about the little-known stories behind some of the greatest events in British history.

Schedule

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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: John Craven and Johnny Ball: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    John Craven and Johnny Ball

    Monday
    May 27

    1 Hour

    TV presenters John Craven and Johnny Ball travel around Hampshire and Dorset; John is treated to a collection once belonging to a father of modern scientific archaeology and Johnny has a go as a member of the Royal Signals.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Lesley Joseph and Christopher Biggins: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Lesley Joseph and Christopher Biggins

    Monday
    May 27

    1 Hour

    Actors Lesley Joseph and Christopher Biggins hit the road around Essex and Buckinghamshire; Christopher stakes his competition on one high-risk purchase and Lesley is delighted to come face to face with an exquisite and unique artifact.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: James Bolam and Susan Jameson: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    James Bolam and Susan Jameson

    Tuesday
    May 28

    1 Hour

    It's a battle between celebrity acting couple James Bolam and Susan Jameson; James finds out the secrets of a 170-year-old brewing tradition and bird lover Susan gets up close and personal with a unique and fascinating Dodo collection.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Phil Vickery MBE and Martin Offiah MBE: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Phil Vickery MBE and Martin Offiah MBE

    Tuesday
    May 28

    1 Hour

    Rugby legends Phil Vickery and Martin Offiah take to the antiques trail around Bristol; Phil swaps a rugby ball for a polo stick and Martin finds out about man's first ascent into the skies.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Rory McGrath and Steve Punt: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Rory McGrath and Steve Punt

    Wednesday
    May 29

    1 Hour

    Comedians Rory McGrath and Steve Punt embark on an antiques quest around Warwickshire and Nottinghamshire; Rory experiences life in traditional Victorian Baths, and Steve learns the story behind a music revolution that began in Coventry.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: John Nettles OBE & Barbara Flynn: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    John Nettles OBE & Barbara Flynn

    Wednesday
    May 29

    1 Hour

    Bergerac's John Nettles takes on actor Barbara Flynn near Devon and Dorset; Barbara learns about the local woman who was a scientific pioneer; military enthusiast John hears the story of a training exercise for D-Day that ended in tragedy.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson

    Thursday
    May 30

    1 Hour

    Actors Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson make their way around Gloucestershire and Herefordshire; Christopher proves to be a worthy student and Patrick shows who's boss when he picks up an eclectic mix of goodies for the auction.
  • Image
    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: John Craven and Johnny Ball: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    John Craven and Johnny Ball

    Thursday
    May 30

    1 Hour

    TV presenters John Craven and Johnny Ball travel around Hampshire and Dorset; John is treated to a collection once belonging to a father of modern scientific archaeology and Johnny has a go as a member of the Royal Signals.
  • Image
    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood

    Friday
    May 31

    1 Hour

    TV legends Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood travel through Essex and head for an auction in the Cotswolds; along the way, Sian visits the oldest wooden church in the world and Carol hears about the heroic lives of World War I pilots.
  • Image
    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: James Bolam and Susan Jameson: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    James Bolam and Susan Jameson

    Friday
    May 31

    1 Hour

    It's a battle between celebrity acting couple James Bolam and Susan Jameson; James finds out the secrets of a 170-year-old brewing tradition and bird lover Susan gets up close and personal with a unique and fascinating Dodo collection.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Brian Conley & Nick Owen: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Brian Conley & Nick Owen

    Saturday
    Jun 1

    1 Hour

    Comic Brian Conley and broadcaster Nick Owen hunt for antiques in Shropshire and Worcestershire; assisting Nick is auctioneer Philip Serrell, while jewelry and gem expert Kate Bliss helps Brian.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Linford Christie & Katharine Merry: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Linford Christie & Katharine Merry

    Sunday
    Jun 2

    1 Hour

    Olympic running legends Katharine Merry and Linford Christie hunt for unique collectibles in Berkshire and Oxfordshire, before heading off to an auction in Buckinghamshire to see who can turn the biggest profit.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Angela Rippon and Gloria Hunniford: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Angela Rippon and Gloria Hunniford

    Monday
    Jun 3

    1 Hour

    Presenters Gloria Hunniford and Angela Rippon road trip around Kent and Sussex; they stage a rescue mission for their stranded experts, Gloria hears the story behind a local landmark and Angela steps into the world of Virginia Wolfe.
  • Image
    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Rory McGrath and Steve Punt: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Rory McGrath and Steve Punt

    Monday
    Jun 3

    1 Hour

    Comedians Rory McGrath and Steve Punt embark on an antiques quest around Warwickshire and Nottinghamshire; Rory experiences life in traditional Victorian Baths, and Steve learns the story behind a music revolution that began in Coventry.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Robert Powell and Liza Goddard: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Robert Powell and Liza Goddard

    Tuesday
    Jun 4

    1 Hour

    Actors Robert Powell and Liza Goddard explore Shakespeare country; Robert and expert Paul Laidlaw step into the school days of a young William Shakespeare; Liza introduces her expert Charles Hanson to one of her great passions.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson

    Tuesday
    Jun 4

    1 Hour

    Actors Christopher Timothy and Patrick Robinson make their way around Gloucestershire and Herefordshire; Christopher proves to be a worthy student and Patrick shows who's boss when he picks up an eclectic mix of goodies for the auction.
  • Image
    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Natasha Kaplinsky and Michael Buerk: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Natasha Kaplinsky and Michael Buerk

    Wednesday
    Jun 5

    1 Hour

    Newsreaders Natasha Kaplinski and Michael Buerk embark on an adventure around Sussex; Michael tastes the delights of Hastings, and Natasha meets some woolly friends who played a vital role during the industrial revolution.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood

    Wednesday
    Jun 5

    1 Hour

    TV legends Sian Williams and Carol Kirkwood travel through Essex and head for an auction in the Cotswolds; along the way, Sian visits the oldest wooden church in the world and Carol hears about the heroic lives of World War I pilots.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Baroness Oona King and Dame Jenni Murray: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Baroness Oona King and Dame Jenni Murray

    Thursday
    Jun 6

    1 Hour

    Baroness Oona King and Dame Jenni Murray go head-to-head around London; Baroness Oona visits a band of female pioneers, and Dame Jenni learns the story behind a revolutionary organization that transformed animal welfare.
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    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip: Angela Rippon and Gloria Hunniford: TVSS: Iconic

    Celebrity Antiques Road Trip

    Angela Rippon and Gloria Hunniford

    Thursday
    Jun 6

    1 Hour

    Presenters Gloria Hunniford and Angela Rippon road trip around Kent and Sussex; they stage a rescue mission for their stranded experts, Gloria hears the story behind a local landmark and Angela steps into the world of Virginia Wolfe.

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