Antiques Roadshow coming to UEA

UEA is set to hit television screens when it plays host to the BBC programme Antiques Roadshow in the summer.

Arriving on Thursday 25 July, the roadshow will be based in the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts (SCVA) and UEA staff and students are encouraged to bring any items they would like valued.

Since 1979 the program has featured multiple appearances of UEA graduate and antiques expert Paul Atterbury, who studied History of Art as an undergraduate.

Each of the programme’s valuation days attract an estimated 2,000 visitors and those planning to attend are warned to expect long queues.


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