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The presenter will front a weekday 'best of' show, starting March 9, based on 30 years of footage from the popular Sunday night programme
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Fiona Bruce to share vintage 'Roadshow' moments in new show

6 FEBRUARY 2009
During the Antiques Roadshow's long history there have been numerous unforgettable scenarios to thrill its fans. Such as when jewellery found on a rubbish tip was discovered to be worth thousands of pounds, or the moment when the owners of a cracked teapot were informed that its sale would cover the purchase of their council house.

Now the programme's enthusiasts will be able to relive their favourite finds in a 15-part spin-off programme fronted by Fiona Bruce, presenter of the regular BBC1 Sunday evening slot.

The new show, Priceless Antiques Roadshow, will be screened daily at 6.30pm from March 9 for three weeks on BBC2.

"We're asked countless questions at roadshows about those magic moments - like what's the most valuable bargain buy ever seen? And have we ever smashed a family heirloom by accident?" explains Fiona.

"People are fascinated by such things. Now we'll be able to give them the answers."


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