Restoration Roadshow

November 2014
30:00

Episode 5

Expired 3.0 5 x
Eric Knowles and his hand-picked team of talented restorers set up base at Chatsworth House. Eric and his ceramics supremo Roger Hawkins come face to face with some elegant marble plaques. But are they all they are cracked up to be? Elsewhere, furniture expert Tim Akers hopes that restoring an extraordinary arts and crafts bedhead will not prove a nightmare. And if that is not enough, a sickly Victorian doll proves a troublesome patient and an eccentric three-wheel vehicle looks ready to give e...
30:00

Episode 4

Expired 3.0 4 x
Eric Knowles and his hand-picked team of talented restorers set up base at glorious Blenheim Palace. And it isn't long before the public start arriving with a bizarre mix of injured heirlooms - a carousel horse on its last legs, a well-used Victorian games chest and a painting that might just be the work of our country's greatest wartime leader.
29:00

Episode 3

Expired 3.0 7 x
Pottery fanatic Roger Hawkins loses his heart to a 300-year-old Bellamine jug that's fallen out of favour with its owner, while paper conservator Louise Drover strives to make a 1947 fashion poster fit for the catwalk again. And furniture expert Rod Titian undertakes some fiendishly tricky Boule work in order to restore a Victorian chest to its former glory.
29:00

Episode 2

Expired 3.0 6 x
Series devoted to saving treasured heirlooms from the scrapheap, restoring them to their former glory and maybe even making some money at auction.
29:00

Episode 1

Expired 3.0 7 x
Led by antiques guru Eric Knowles, a team of expert restorers form a crack squad dedicated to helping the critically wounded items brought to them by the public. But can their remarkable A&E skills save the day and bring those treasured pots, tables, paintings and more back to life?
May 2013

Episode 10

3.0 40 x
Furniture expert Tim Akers tries to resurrect a pair of water-damaged Edwardian chairs.(R)

Episode 9

3.0 19 x
Roger Hawkins performs delicate surgery on some fragile 20th-century figurines.(R)

Episode 8

3.0 13 x
Roger Hawkins comes up against his worst nightmare – an exploding Crown Derby vase.(R)

Episode 7

3.0 8 x
Tim Akers wonders if the writing’s on the wall for a lovely Victorian desk.(R)

Episode 6

3.0 35 x
Rod Titian has his hands full fixing a badly damaged Victorian balloon back chair.(R)
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