Swindon & Wiltshire Business News

Gallery owner to star in new TV show

Paul Martin on the set of CuriosityAntiques expert and television personality Paul Martin is returning to the small screen with a new show.

Paul – who owns a Corsham a gallery selling contemporary art, sculptures, glassware and items of furniture – found fame in 2002, fronting the BBC antiques show Flog It! The show was cancelled by the BBC last year.

His new vintage-themed show Curiosity is billed as a competitive format which puts contestants’ knowledge of antiques and collectables to the test.

In each episode two teams of two will move from room to room, using their skills, expertise and intuition to take on different tasks and challenges – all against the clock.

It begins transmission at 2.15pm on Monday, April 1 on BBC One.