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?




Judith Miller

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

    I am unusual as a specialist on the Antiques Roadshow as I didn’t grow up with antiques. My parents were part of what we affectionately call the 'formica generation’, in that not only did they get rid of all my grandparent’s things but they paid people to take them away! My love of antiques grew...

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...