Question Time: Meet the Experts

As experts in their fields, we've asked BBC's Antiques Roadshow presenters to answer a few questions for visitors.

Do you want to know a little more about them? What there most memorable discovery is? What top tips they have for buying art and antiques?




Marc Allum

  1. Can you tell us a bit about your background and what drives your passion for the industry?

    I was a child collector, constantly intrigued by the world around me, both in its natural and man-made form, and fascinated by the sense of being able to discover and divine history through objects. That sense has never waned; in fact it has become more and more acute over the years. I have an...

Will Farmer

  1. Can you tell us a bit about your background and what drives your passion for the industry?

    I have been involved in Fine Art & Antiques since childhood, growing up in surrounded by antiques and the thrill of the chase in finding the next great find. My late mum was an avid collector with a fantastic eye who’s passion was infectious! I began collecting from around the age of 6 years...