Nottingham 19 Bargain Hunt


Nottingham 19

Natasha Raskin Sharp presents from an antique fair at Nottingham Racecourse. Experts Danny Sebastian and David Harper help the reds and blues.


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We're in Nottingham today, home to Sherwood Forest,

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and one of England's heroic outlaws.

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He stole from the rich...

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..to give to the poor.

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He is, of course, Robin Hood.

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His story may be the stuff of legend

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but he's not the only rebellious figure from this city

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to have brushed up against the long arm of the law.

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More on that later.

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First, let's go Bargain Hunting.

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-ALL:

-Hooray!

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Here at Nottingham racecourse, the stalls are buzzing,

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ready for our teams to dig around and find some treasure.

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They'll each have £300 and one hour on the clock to find three items to

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take to auction. But before all that,

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let's have a look at what's coming up on today's show.

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The Reds disagree...

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-You're not saying a lot.

-I like it.

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I, I really like it, but I hate the price.

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..and the Blues drive a hard bargain.

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-30 quid.

-I'll sell it to you for that just to get rid of you.

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And over at the auction, there's a celebration for the Reds...

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Yes! We're in profit.

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..and high fives for the Blues.

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Wow!

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Nice one.

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That' all coming up later.

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First, it's time to meet today's teams.

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For the Reds, we have Neil and Kim and for the Blues, Sarah and Andy.

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-Hello, everyone. ALL:

-Hello.

-Good morning.

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Good morning to you indeed.

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In fact, Reds, I'm turning to you first.

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Tell me, how did you two lovely people meet?

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We met in 1989 in a gay bar, of all places, in Nottingham.

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We were introduced by a mutual friend.

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And one thing that you have in common is a love of vintage

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and pre-loved items. So tell me about that?

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Well, I collect afternoon tea things.

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I love afternoon tea, which Neil does as well,

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so I've got 56 teapots, so I'm trying not to buy a teapot today.

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-56?

-56.

-Whoa!

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But stored at the moment.

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And several tea sets and sugar bowls and sugar tongs,

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everything for afternoon tea.

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-Now by day you're a nurse, aren't you, Kim?

-I am.

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So afternoon tea aside,

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tell us about your very vital role as a nurse.

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Well, my background is really cardiac nursing

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but I've changed over the last few years

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and I've gone into substance misuse.

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So I work with people who are either dying of alcohol issues

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or recovering from alcohol issues.

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Well we absolutely salute you because not everyone takes the time

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to be so selfless, so good on you for helping out people in need.

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-Thank you.

-OK, so let's talk about your love of music, Neil,

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because that's entered into your life in a big way, hasn't it?

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Absolutely. It has been since I was 12.

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And yeah, I was a professional musician by the time I was 18.

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Professional by the time you were 18?

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Yes. So I've done orchestral work, brass bands, big band...

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That's wonderful, isn't it?

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Do you have any tactics for today? Is someone going to take the lead?

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-What do you reckon?

-Absolute pure northern charm and cheek.

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Oh! Amazing.

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OK, what about money, are you going to spend big do you reckon, Kim?

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Well we're looking at quality, aren't we? Quality and undamaged.

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Well from one life-saver to another.

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Because Andy, on the Blues, you're involved in the medical world too,

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aren't you?

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Yes, I started my nursing career in accident and emergency,

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and eventually left.

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I've been self employed now for ten years.

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And I teach resuscitation, defibrillation,

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anaphylactic training to mostly GPS and dentists and their staff.

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But I also do a lot of other things.

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A little bit of comedy and I do some street theatre.

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-And I'm a street statue. I'm a living statue.

-No.

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I am. I sit on a bench with a seagull on my head

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and I'm painted gold.

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-Really?

-I'm called the gold man.

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Now, Sarah, style is very much a part of your career.

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-Yes.

-Very much.

-Lots of glitz and glamour.

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Sparkles, glitter.

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Er, so, I work with mostly communities in creating arts events

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like parades, creating costumes and creating structures

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that might only last for that one day.

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And have you always been quite creative?

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Yeah, I think so, yeah.

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Yeah. I do a little bit of acting and things as well.

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Now tell me about Bargain Hunt, OK.

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Do you love the programme? Do you watch it obsessively?

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Or are you fair weather viewers?

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Just a little bit obsessed.

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Andy is maybe going to take the lead in the team?

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He'll... He's the buyer.

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I'm a bit of a dreamer, really. I kind of just go for whatever.

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So I'm glad we've got an expert and also Sarah to shield me

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from this random kind of unicorn rainbow person

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that will be out there, wandering around, looking for strange things.

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Now, Andy, you mentioned that you're each going to be assigned an expert.

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You're quite right. On top of that, I give each team £300.

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So £300 for the Reds, same budget for the Blues.

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So, off you go. Your experts can't wait to meet you.

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Get to it.

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Well, there's lots of glitz and glamour today.

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Hopefully not too much drama.

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The stage is set and the fair is up and running.

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So, time for our teams to meet their experts.

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Flying the flag for the Reds, it's Danny Sebastian.

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And captaining the Blues' ship, it's David Harper.

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-OK, what are we looking for?

-You first, Neil.

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Oh! Lots of Victoriana, we're going to be looking for quality,

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no chips or cracks.

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Silver, a bit of provenance, something interesting.

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Something pretty, something that I like, but no teapots.

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Retro hand held computer of some sort.

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Oh, my gosh! I've never heard of anything so terrible in my life.

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Time to get your skates on, teams, your 60 minutes start now.

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Come on, let's go looking.

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Let's go.

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They're off, and there's plenty to choose from here.

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-Copper's always good.

-Copper's always good.

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And have the Blues struck it lucky already

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and found the silver item they're looking for?

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-This is interesting.

-OK, what's interesting, Andy?

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-Talk to me...

-I was looking at this.

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And I wasn't quite sure. It looked more interesting from a distance.

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Do you think it's silver, or plate?

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-Ah, it's probably plate.

-It's plate, and that's a real bad wear mark.

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It's maybe had a dribble of some sort on it.

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Caused some sort of tarnishing of the silver plate.

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Somebody's tried to clean it, it's taken all the plate off.

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And it's now doing what we call in the trade - bleeding.

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-Oh, right, OK.

-Yeah? So this...

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We don't want that, do we?

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Don't give it resuscitation, it doesn't need that!

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Right. It's just not well.

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No need for your life-saving skills just yet, Andy.

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You've only just got going. And there's still plenty to see.

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Now, what have the Reds spied?

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What do you think to these?

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Looks like it's a Bakelite body on it.

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-Yes, I thought Bakelite.

-Quite nice.

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This is £12.

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I think, to be honest, when we go into auction it's got to be

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something a bit big, a bit flamboyant.

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Had it had a maker's name on it and it was quite special,

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-all good and well. Um...

-That's too modern, I think, isn't it?

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A little bit normal. Just too norm.

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-Let's crack on.

-Come on, let's keep rolling, then.

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Over with the Blues and it looks like they're also going for

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-something modern.

-It just looks interesting really.

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I mean, there's plenty of people

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that collect cameras and lenses and things.

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I mean, even if you didn't use it as an actual camera,

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it would make a nice prop.

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In a cool house, in a modern house, that on a side table actually would

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look almost like a piece of sculpture.

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It's the way the market is going.

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-Yeah.

-Now it's £25, ticket price.

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-Yes.

-What are you like at negotiating?

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-We'll see. Let's give it a whirl.

-She's on it.

-I'll give it a whirl.

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Let me go and find a stallholder. Hang on.

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While David finds out whether the Blues can snap up a bargain,

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the Reds are getting all nostalgic over these steam toys.

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My brother had one and I remember the smell of methylated spirits.

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They tap, don't they, all the time?

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You're right, Kim, steam models like these use meths as a fuel.

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This created the steam that powered the engine.

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Manufacturers later used the safer fuels which came in a tablet form.

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So how much is this?

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Quick look. Um, that one I've got 68.

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68. Is there any movement on that?

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A little bit but not a lot.

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Neil's not happy.

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That I do know. He's at the back there and I can feel the fume coming

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-out of his nose!

-And I'm doing, "I want it, I want it, I want it!"

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It's steam.

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I mean, you can ask the gentleman whether or not he can leave it

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probably, you know, if he can...

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There's four, I'm sure they're not all going to go.

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-If at the end of the day...

-Come back and see me a little bit later.

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-OK.

-We'll do that. Definitely.

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-Lovely.

-All right.

-Thanks very much.

-You're welcome.

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So 15 minutes into the shop

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and there's already disagreement in the Red camp...

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-Team.

-Hello.

-Hi.

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..while there's disappointment for the Blues.

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So that 25 isn't for the whole complete thing?

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No, this... I was just showing someone what it looked like.

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-Oh, I see.

-Oh!

-OK.

-Right. OK.

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I would do it for the 25 but I can't go down on it.

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So did you say that you've already shown somebody this?

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-And...

-Like I showed how this fits onto this.

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Right, OK. And they decided not to buy it?

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-I was just showing another stallholder.

-Oh! OK, right.

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That was a very clever move there, Sir.

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I've got to say, I think only I caught that.

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That was very good. That's the kind of negotiating I like.

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Continue on that theme.

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So, do you think you will be likely to sell this today?

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Erm... I've no idea.

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Because we could basically take it off your hands now,

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give you the cash and we could give you 20 quid for it?

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-You could.

-Is that a deal?

-Go on, then.

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The poor stallholder doesn't know what's hit him.

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-It's ours.

-Well done.

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-First purchase, thanks very much.

-Cheers.

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It looks like the Blues have a secret weapon

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with seal-the-deal Sarah.

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That's £20 for both the camera and the flash,

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and their first item bought in 20 minutes.

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Back with the Reds and Neil is getting all musical.

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These are fantastic.

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These are half-tone gramophone needles.

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-Are they worth anything?

-Do you know, they are actually.

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When they're in good condition they are massive with collectors.

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Collectors love these, particularly rare ones like this one.

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Quite nice, good spot, Neil.

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You remember the old 78s, don't you, Kim?

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You're not that old.

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I think we've got a nice little thing, here.

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The front is lovely.

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Nipper the dog.

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Everybody knows that. As soon as you talk about his master's voice or

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gramophones, then this image is always what we see.

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I think we're going to do all right with this, really.

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-Yeah.

-Well spotted.

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How much is this, please?

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-£12.

-It's a bit pricey.

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-What can you do for me?

-Ten.

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Would you do it for nine?

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-I'll take nine. Yeah, I'll take nine.

-Shall we go for that?

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-Yes.

-Yay, let's have that. Thank you very much.

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Shake the man's hand.

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With that deal the teams are now neck and neck with one item apiece.

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But with just over 30 minutes left, you need to keep the pace up, teams.

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And it looks like life-saver, Andy, is right in his element.

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Surgery stuff. This is your department, isn't it?

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The department is open.

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-Right.

-Wow, look at this.

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Does it make you want to fix somebody up?

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Yeah, but maybe not with this.

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-Right.

-It looks a little bit scary.

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What would they use that for, then?

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I'm thinking a podiatrist with this.

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It looks like a podiatrist set.

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So if I've got ingrown toenails or something,

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anything to do with your feet, really.

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I must also say this is wonderful because this is used for applying

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dressings on to toes.

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-Is it really?

-So you put the gauze onto there

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and you would turn it on there for that purpose.

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So it really is... I would say, almost complete.

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I hate to think how much this is, actually.

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Shall we find out how much it is?

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-Where is our stallholder? Just out of interest.

-Yeah.

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While the Blues go in search of the dealer,

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the Reds have found a quirky wine dispenser.

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It's very unusual.

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What do you think, Neil?

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I think I'd struggle to fit one of my glasses under there.

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I think you must put the wine there and that allows the wine to flow,

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so you'd have a small glass, wouldn't you?

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It just makes me think also that something is missing because if you

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have got a glass underneath it,

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what is going to press that up to release the wine?

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I think that is missing something at the bottom.

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We did say we only wanted complete, undamaged items.

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We did. Absolutely.

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Time to move on then, Reds.

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Meanwhile, it looks like the Blues

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are limbering up for another impressive haggle.

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-It's 40 quid.

-40, is that cheap?

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I think that's fairly reasonable.

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But I think there might be a few toenail clippings in here.

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-That would bring the price down a little bit.

-Disgusting!

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I can give you a fiver towards your bit of luck.

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-35.

-Do you want it to go today?

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It's not eating anything, is it?

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OK, but it is taking up space on your lovely stall.

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But it folds in half so it takes up half the space.

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30 quid and that's it.

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God, I'll sell it to you for that, just to get rid of you!

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-Thank you so much.

-Give me your hand.

-Thank you.

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Sarah strikes again.

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While the teams continue with their shopping, I'm off to find out more

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about a well-known book that made legal history.

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In 2015, Nottingham became a United Nations World Heritage

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City of Literature.

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It won the accolade because it is the home of several famous authors.

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Among them, DH Lawrence, whose book Lady Chatterley's Lover made legal

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history in 1960, when publishers Penguin were prosecuted for its

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sexually explicit content, deemed obscene at the time.

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To tell me more about the man, the book and the uproar it caused

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is Doctor Andrew Harrison.

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Well, it was a novel that was produced

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in response to the general strike of 1926.

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Lawrence really was looking for a way to bring the classes together

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and so he wrote this story about a woman married to an aristocrat

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who has an affair with her gamekeeper.

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That unconventional relationship

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has since been the inspiration for numerous films.

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But when the book was first published in 1928,

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the explicit nature of the story was enough to cause a public outcry.

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Lawrence couldn't get it published in the normal way in Britain and

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America and so he privately printed it in the place he was living in at

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the time, Florence, and distributed it by mail and tried

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to get around the postal authorities who were very keen to confiscate it.

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What then ensued was an interesting court case.

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Paint a picture, what was it like in the courtroom?

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There was a huge trial case in 1960 which was a massive cause celebre.

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Six days of trial which included a lot of very famous writers appearing

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for the defence and very famously the prosecution said,

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"Would you like your wives or servants to read a book like this?"

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The publishers won the case and the book was printed ready for sale

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a month after the trial ended.

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And you have a copy of said paperback just here.

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This is a first edition.

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It is a first edition and alongside it there is a photograph of a

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book-seller in Nottinghamshire, Walter Hayes,

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with 250 freshly printed copies just hot off the press,

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which he was able to sell out within a day.

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Of course, this is the 21st century, a totally different time,

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but his popularity endures, doesn't it?

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Why do you think that is?

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Well, Lawrence has remained constantly in print

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and I think it is because, in many ways, he was a radical writer.

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He wrote about class difference,

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he wrote about gender and changing gender rules and about sexuality.

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And he's continued to seem relevant to succeeding generations, I think.

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So we have no doubt whatsoever that his legacy will endure?

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Absolutely, I think it will endure.

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He will be one of the writers that matters in the future.

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Fantastic. Thank you so much for telling us more about him.

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Time for us to see now what sort of tales our teams are telling at the fair.

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After 35 minutes, the Blues have steamed ahead and bought two items.

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And the Reds are lagging behind with just one.

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But could this next item point them in the right direction?

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A mariner's compass, Neil.

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That's £95.

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It could be interesting.

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It's quite heavy.

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-It's filled with water.

-It's floating, isn't it?

-Yeah.

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You must put this over if the sun is shining so you've got the shade.

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I am liking this. Barkers of London.

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If somebody is into this kind of thing,

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they can start doing a bit of research.

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It's unusual and I really like it.

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-I am liking that.

-Excuse me.

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Hello.

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-Keep that smile.

-We have spotted something we quite like.

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-Oh, right.

-You've got 95 on this.

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Is there any movement on that?

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Slight, yes.

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Would you take 80?

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Hold on, let the lady tell you...

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You don't tell her what you want to pay.

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-You ask what is the best you can do.

-Sorry.

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I'll do 80 on it for you.

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Is that your very best?

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When we take this stuff to auction, it's tough.

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78 and that is it.

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-What do you think, guys?

-I think let's do it.

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-I'm happy with that.

-Shake the lady's hand.

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Lovely, thank you very much indeed.

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That is a discount of £17 for the ship's compass.

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Well done, Reds. You're on course for the finishing line.

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One more item to find.

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Meanwhile, the Blues are after some silver.

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Could this piece be it?

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-Look at that.

-It's clean.

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-What is it?

-I think it's a punchbowl.

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Good, what is made from?

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I guess it's not going to be solid silver.

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We talked about this earlier on.

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Just look at the lion mask, there, the end of his nose.

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-Ah!

-What do you see happening?

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I see wear and I see yellowish.

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-Yes, the bleeding coming through.

-It's worn away.

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So it's silver-plated. OK, pretty thing, but it doesn't do it for me.

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Absolutely. Maybe not for us.

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No, let's see what else we can find.

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Keep looking, Blues.

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The Reds are also on the search for shiny stuff,

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and with just over 15 minutes left, they've headed inside.

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Thank you. That is a really unusual piece, I think.

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-How much is this?

-195.

-195?

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HE COUGHS

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Quite nice.

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So we've got some hallmarking.

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Let's have a look.

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We've got the maker's mark, which is HA, then we've got the crown.

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That's Sheffield. And the a, is 1893.

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So it's an early piece.

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I mean, really, it's in great condition.

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No bumps, dints.

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The colouring's nice.

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-You're not saying a lot.

-I like it.

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I really like it. But I hate the price.

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I think, at auction, we would get absolutely caned.

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I think you're probably right, Neil,

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but with a little more than ten minutes left,

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you need to start agreeing on things.

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The Blues, though, don't seem fazed by the lack of time.

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My goodness me.

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Look at that. I've never seen one of those in real life.

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Do you know what it reminds me of?

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The Carry On films. Remember those?

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I can just see it in my mind.

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Come on! Who's going to demonstrate?

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Go for it, Andrew.

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That would be around here, like that.

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-I tell you what, he's done this before.

-I think he has.

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And you'd lean back and it would jiggle you...

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LAUGHTER

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There you go. You've lost a stone.

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I feel amazing.

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-Like a new man!

-Honestly.

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-He's so honed.

-It's on the Christmas list.

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-But not on our list.

-No!

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You do look great, Andy.

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But, really. There's no time to dawdle.

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You have one more item to find.

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Now, over with the Reds, could this baby's rattle be just the ticket?

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-There you go.

-The coral, bells, and the whistle, as well.

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How much is that one?

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£90.

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What sort of age is this?

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It's Continental Silver, so it's probably 1930s, 1940s.

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-OK.

-It's marked at 800.

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800 part silver.

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Rather than UK 925.

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-What are you thinking?

-I'm thinking, let's go for quality.

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Let's go for British.

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Yes, I would go with that.

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-So, can we give you that back?

-Absolutely.

-Thank you.

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Oh, dear. It's another, "No."

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Outside, the Blues have spotted

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a Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway sign which dates back to the 1880s.

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-We're looking at Victorian.

-Absolutely.

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And we're looking at the heyday of the steam railway, I guess...

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-We certainly are.

-..as it was starting to really come into its own.

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Would you say it's quite collectable?

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Yeah, they are. Anything railway related is always collectable.

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But it's 160 quid.

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It's quite a lump, isn't it?

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-It is a lump.

-I think we should go for it.

0:21:490:21:52

I think Sarah should work her magic.

0:21:520:21:54

I'm going to be fascinated to watch this again.

0:21:540:21:57

I really am. Shall we call the chap over?

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Sir, can we have a little chat to you?

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This is my Blue team.

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-Hello!

-Hello.

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On this item, it says...

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..£160.

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Is that the right price?

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That's a fair price.

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Right, OK.

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What's the lowest you're willing to go?

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-Do 140 on it.

-140.

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How about 130?

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135.

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-What do you think?

-I think we should maybe pause and come back

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-if necessary.

-OK.

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Let me tell you, you've got nine minutes left.

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It's not very long, including negotiations.

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If you work your magic a bit more, because I would just like to see it.

0:22:380:22:42

If I see a nice round 130.

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-130, then.

-Brilliant.

0:22:450:22:46

I think we should shake on that.

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Thank you very much. Thank you.

0:22:490:22:51

-Thank you, kind sir.

-Thank you very much.

0:22:510:22:53

And that's it. Your third purchase. Well done, you two.

0:22:530:22:55

-Well done.

-Thank you very much. Thank you.

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I've learnt a lot from you two, I really have. Genuinely.

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It's been superb.

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Sarah's skilled negotiating

0:23:030:23:05

has done it again with a £30 discount on that railway sign.

0:23:050:23:08

So, with the Blues finished, how are you doing, Reds?

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This is nice.

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Oh, I like this. Eight piece cruet set.

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Solid silver, Hallmark Birmingham 1928.

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We've got a maker. Docker & Burn.

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And it's 165.

0:23:230:23:25

One of the benefits of that set

0:23:250:23:27

is that all have their original blue glass liners. OK.

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A lot of the time, the spoons are mismatched.

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The hallmarks don't match up.

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But all the pieces have Docker & Burn 1928.

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It's a complete set.

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As the gentleman says, it's always nice when everything marries up.

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All the hallmarks marry up.

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It just shows, really, that it's all true.

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It's genuine. You know, that's quite nice.

0:23:460:23:49

-The price...

-Is there any movement on that?

0:23:490:23:52

We do need to... It's got to go to auction.

0:23:520:23:55

-There's always movement.

-There's always movement?

0:23:550:23:57

There's always movement.

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I think, at auction, that's going to make between 100, maybe, to £130.

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-That's the sort of bracket I put it in.

-Yeah.

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I think we'll need a little bit of a wind going, as well.

0:24:050:24:08

I'll give you a final price. 125, that's it.

0:24:080:24:10

He's trying to work with us. He is trying to work with us.

0:24:100:24:13

You can see, the price on it is 165.

0:24:130:24:15

He's saying 125.

0:24:150:24:16

If the man can say he'll do 120 quid, I'd say "Shake his hand and do it fast."

0:24:160:24:21

-Would you do 120?

-Done.

-You're a scholar.

-Thank you very much.

0:24:210:24:26

WHISTLE BLOWS

0:24:260:24:27

By my calculations, teams, your time's up.

0:24:280:24:31

-Well, that's it.

-Love it. Love it.

-I do.

0:24:310:24:33

-Three items bought.

-Wheehee! High-five.

0:24:330:24:36

And probably about the same amount of minutes left.

0:24:360:24:38

Well done.

0:24:380:24:39

Let's remind ourselves what the Red team bought.

0:24:390:24:42

First, they bought a tin of gramophone needles for £9.

0:24:420:24:45

Next, they paid £78 for this boat compass.

0:24:480:24:51

And, finally, they splashed cash

0:24:530:24:55

on an eight piece cruet set, £120 paid.

0:24:550:24:58

Well, Kim, Neil. Well done. That was a really good shop.

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-You must be quite happy with that.

-Yes, I'm very happy.

0:25:030:25:06

We've got some of the things that we wanted.

0:25:060:25:08

So, Kim, tell me, you bought three completely different items.

0:25:080:25:11

Can you choose a favourite?

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My favourite has got to be the silver cruet set.

0:25:130:25:15

It's got all its pieces, in its original box.

0:25:150:25:18

-Favourite.

-Do you think it's going to bring the biggest profit?

0:25:180:25:21

-I would hope so.

-No mention of the tin from you, Kim.

0:25:210:25:23

-Not such a fan.

-What? That rusty tin?

-Is the tin your favourite?

0:25:230:25:27

No.

0:25:270:25:29

Which is your favourite?

0:25:290:25:30

My favourite, I think, is the compass, actually.

0:25:300:25:32

Because it's very unusual.

0:25:320:25:34

It might just sail through at the auction.

0:25:340:25:36

So, fingers crossed.

0:25:360:25:37

So, you spent 207.

0:25:370:25:40

Well done. So, who's got 93?

0:25:400:25:42

-That'll be me.

-Thank you very much.

-I trust you.

0:25:420:25:44

I won't check it. I trust you. I'll give that straight to Danny.

0:25:440:25:47

Do you have anything in mind, Danny?

0:25:470:25:49

Well, I've seen something.

0:25:490:25:50

I'm just hoping it's going to be there when I get out there to look for it.

0:25:500:25:53

OK, so while Danny races off to get his bonus buy,

0:25:530:25:56

let's remind ourselves what the Blue team bought.

0:25:560:25:58

First, they spent £20 on a camera, complete with flash.

0:25:590:26:03

Then they bought a podiatry set.

0:26:050:26:07

A snip at just £30.

0:26:070:26:09

And, finally, a cast iron railway notice for £130.

0:26:100:26:15

An unusual haggling technique, for sure. But it worked.

0:26:150:26:19

Never quite seen anything like it before.

0:26:190:26:21

And never will, I don't think.

0:26:210:26:23

Did you pick up some tips?

0:26:230:26:24

Are you now going to be questioning everything?

0:26:240:26:27

I'm going to be practising on you later.

0:26:270:26:28

Sounds like a date. Now, of the three items,

0:26:280:26:31

I know it's difficult but can you pick your favourite one?

0:26:310:26:33

My favourite one is the podiatry equipment.

0:26:330:26:37

-That's your favourite?

-Quite sinister.

0:26:370:26:39

Yes, knew a lot about it. It was interesting.

0:26:390:26:41

-Pleased about that.

-So, do you think that the medical instruments are

0:26:410:26:44

going to bring the biggest profit at auction?

0:26:440:26:46

-I think so, for me. Yes.

-OK.

0:26:460:26:48

Sarah, do you agree that the medical instruments

0:26:480:26:51

will bring the biggest profit?

0:26:510:26:52

I don't think so.

0:26:520:26:54

The feet thing really does freak me out a little bit.

0:26:540:26:57

I think the camera that I went for first of all with the big flash,

0:26:570:27:00

I don't think it'll make a lot of profit

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but I think it will make some profit.

0:27:020:27:05

David, they did quite well, spending £180.

0:27:050:27:07

It was a smooth process.

0:27:070:27:09

Well, someone has £120.

0:27:090:27:12

-That'll be me.

-I'll take it from you, please.

0:27:120:27:14

Thank you so much. I know you're loathed to give it to me.

0:27:140:27:17

But I'm handing it straight to your expert.

0:27:170:27:19

Do you have a plan?

0:27:190:27:20

I do. I think we've been such a good team.

0:27:200:27:23

I've got to try and buy something with a team feel to it.

0:27:230:27:27

-There's a bit of a hint.

-OK.

0:27:270:27:28

-Sounds intriguing.

-David's the man with the plan.

0:27:280:27:31

But it's time for us to head to the auction.

0:27:310:27:33

We're in Lichfield now at Richard Winterton Auctioneers.

0:27:430:27:46

Of course, Richard joins us.

0:27:460:27:47

-Thank you very much for having us.

-I'm delighted.

0:27:470:27:49

Straight to the Reds, Neil and Kim,

0:27:490:27:51

tell me, are they going to make sweet music with this HMV needle tin

0:27:510:27:55

complete with paper liner and needles.

0:27:550:27:58

I don't know what you do with them.

0:27:580:28:00

Obviously, use them for a gramophone.

0:28:000:28:01

Not a lot of money, I'm afraid.

0:28:010:28:03

-OK, what do you think they are going to make then?

-5-£10.

0:28:030:28:06

OK, well, the team paid £9 for them.

0:28:060:28:10

-OK.

-Perhaps this is more your speed, then.

0:28:100:28:12

We've got a Barking & London ship's compass here.

0:28:120:28:15

I like it. Again, I'm struggling to think what you'd do with it.

0:28:150:28:18

Unless you're going to put it on your ship or a boat.

0:28:180:28:21

We've gone 30-40. Hopefully, they haven't paid too much more.

0:28:210:28:24

Let me tell you, the team absolutely loved it

0:28:240:28:26

and so they paid £78 for it.

0:28:260:28:28

I'm not surprised.

0:28:280:28:29

OK, before I tell you exactly what they paid,

0:28:290:28:31

they did pay more for their third and final item.

0:28:310:28:34

Silver cruet set, boxed, complete with liners and Greek key design.

0:28:340:28:39

Surely, there's got to be some money in this.

0:28:390:28:42

It's the sort of thing, again, quite common,

0:28:420:28:44

every household would've had one.

0:28:440:28:45

Back in the day. What date have we got?

0:28:450:28:47

-Quite late, I think, isn't it?

-1928, I think.

0:28:470:28:49

So it's quite late.

0:28:490:28:51

We've gone 50-80.

0:28:510:28:53

Well, I feel like, don't tell the team because they paid £120 for it.

0:28:530:28:58

-Ouch!

-It's a real retail price, isn't it?

-Yep, yep.

0:28:580:29:01

Listen, Richard thinks this could be a rocky road.

0:29:010:29:04

So, let's find out what Danny bought as a bonus buy.

0:29:040:29:06

Danny, you had something in mind.

0:29:080:29:10

Was it still there when you got to the stall?

0:29:100:29:12

Luckily, it was.

0:29:120:29:13

Is that the best you could do?

0:29:170:29:18

I'm thinking of profit. That's what I'm thinking about.

0:29:200:29:23

It's a 1950s, wire egg basket.

0:29:230:29:26

It's in great condition.

0:29:260:29:28

I think with all this netting and also no rust on it,

0:29:280:29:31

it just makes it absolutely fabulous.

0:29:310:29:33

It's got a lovely sort of action.

0:29:330:29:36

That's obviously when it's full and you want to take the eggs out.

0:29:360:29:39

And to carry them, you just close the handles again.

0:29:390:29:41

Everybody likes an egg.

0:29:410:29:43

So, I'm sure it's going to be used.

0:29:430:29:46

And how much did you pay for that?

0:29:460:29:48

-£8.

-You was robbed.

0:29:490:29:51

Well, I mean, you probably can get it a little bit cheaper.

0:29:520:29:55

But I'm sure people can pay a lot more for them.

0:29:550:29:58

How much do you think it'll go for?

0:29:580:30:00

I really like it. I think it's really interesting.

0:30:000:30:03

It should make £20.

0:30:030:30:04

-Yeah.

-I can't see why it doesn't make between 15 and £20.

0:30:040:30:07

Maybe even a little bit more.

0:30:070:30:09

-I like it. It's nice.

-In your kitchen.

0:30:090:30:11

It would look fabulous in my kitchen.

0:30:110:30:12

And when I get my hens and everything,

0:30:120:30:14

I can see me going there and getting my eggs on the morning.

0:30:140:30:18

Fantastic. I love it.

0:30:180:30:19

Listen, you don't need to make your minds up just yet.

0:30:190:30:23

It's time for us to find out

0:30:230:30:24

if Richard thinks this egg basket was a cracking buy.

0:30:240:30:28

Well, Danny has got breakfast on the brain.

0:30:290:30:32

What do you think of that egg basket?

0:30:320:30:34

It's really just tactile, isn't it?

0:30:340:30:36

I love it. I think it's a lovely, lovely item.

0:30:360:30:38

I love seeing this. Bit of history.

0:30:380:30:40

And we've got 15 to 20.

0:30:400:30:42

-Well, Danny is a clever man because he only paid £8 for it.

-Very good.

0:30:420:30:45

But in those kind of margins,

0:30:450:30:46

it might not be enough to get the Reds out of trouble.

0:30:460:30:48

Now, what about the Blues?

0:30:480:30:49

Andy and Sarah, we're starting off with the camera, it's Pentax,

0:30:490:30:54

surely this is a really attractive item in today's sale?

0:30:540:30:58

It's a well-known name, household name, but if it's going to bring

0:30:580:31:01

them a lot of profit, I'm not quite so sure.

0:31:010:31:04

Depends what they paid for it.

0:31:040:31:05

OK, well, let me keep that a secret for now.

0:31:050:31:08

-First of all, what's your estimate?

-We've gone 20 to 30.

0:31:080:31:11

OK, well you won't be too disappointed

0:31:110:31:13

because our team paid £20.

0:31:130:31:14

OK, that's all right, it's on par.

0:31:140:31:15

-So that's good.

-That's OK.

0:31:150:31:17

So this is very much a set, a podiatry set we think,

0:31:170:31:21

surgical tools of course,

0:31:210:31:23

but do you think this was specifically for feet?

0:31:230:31:25

Um, to be rea... I'm not sure, I'm afraid.

0:31:270:31:31

I'm looking at it here, yeah, I've gone and put 30 to 40 on it.

0:31:310:31:34

And when I look at it now, and you're talking about feet,

0:31:340:31:37

and you know, I'm just wondering what the market is going to be.

0:31:370:31:40

Stick with that estimate, if you will, because our team paid £30 for it.

0:31:400:31:43

And they'll be very pleased

0:31:430:31:44

if you get towards the top end of your estimate.

0:31:440:31:47

Our third item for the Blues is this big railway sign.

0:31:470:31:51

Now it's about trespassing, it's got a bit of a warning attached to it.

0:31:510:31:54

But we do see a lot of replicas, is this a real McCoy?

0:31:540:31:56

It is the real McCoy. People will pick this up on the Internet,

0:31:560:31:59

I'm absolutely sure that this will, it's not a thing, I don't think,

0:31:590:32:02

that will be sold in the room, we've gone 50 to 80.

0:32:020:32:05

Well, sort of like our Reds,

0:32:050:32:06

who made a big splash with their final item,

0:32:060:32:09

the Blues paid £130 for this sign.

0:32:090:32:13

So it could be equally choppy waters.

0:32:130:32:15

Time to turn to the Blues' expert, David Harper,

0:32:150:32:17

to see what he bought as a bonus buy.

0:32:170:32:20

OK, this is it, Sarah, Andy... Look at your face!

0:32:210:32:24

You look terrified.

0:32:240:32:26

Don't be afraid at all because David has bought you some sort of cuboid.

0:32:260:32:30

I mean, do you have any idea what's going on there?

0:32:300:32:32

It's... It might be a board game?

0:32:320:32:34

-Maybe?

-OK, OK.

0:32:340:32:36

Well, be prepared, it's going to look drop-dead gorgeous, right?

0:32:360:32:40

But there's more to it than just its initial appearance.

0:32:400:32:44

-Looks good to me.

-OK.

0:32:450:32:47

-OK, it gets even better.

-OK.

0:32:470:32:49

-Oh, wow!

-Oh, look at that.

-Wow.

0:32:520:32:56

-It's amazing.

-Isn't that just superb?

0:32:560:32:59

-Do you know what it is?

-Yeah, is it like a bar billiards type thing?

0:32:590:33:04

It is, bagatelle. A couple of games,

0:33:040:33:06

you can shoot the balls down that end into specific holes

0:33:060:33:10

to score points, or you can put this construction this end

0:33:100:33:14

and shoot the balls through named arches.

0:33:140:33:18

What date is it, Andy?

0:33:180:33:19

Oh, golly, is it 19th century.

0:33:190:33:21

Absolutely, late 19th century, 1880, 1900, mahogany box.

0:33:210:33:26

I mean, just fantastically constructed.

0:33:260:33:29

How much did you actually pay for this?

0:33:290:33:31

I think it was an absolute steal. 30 quid.

0:33:310:33:35

-Really?

-Wow!

-It's bonkers, isn't it?

0:33:350:33:37

How much do you think it will make at auction?

0:33:370:33:40

Well, you know, there's an old term in this business,

0:33:400:33:42

it's called double bubble.

0:33:420:33:43

If you can double your money, that was always the rule of thumb.

0:33:430:33:46

You should try to double your money, you're winning.

0:33:460:33:49

And that's where we want to go with this.

0:33:490:33:51

I reckon it's double bubble territory.

0:33:510:33:53

I'm just about to tell you not to make your minds up,

0:33:530:33:56

he's selling it to me!

0:33:560:33:57

I'm saying, "Go for it, go for it!" But that's not the way we do it.

0:33:570:34:00

We'll see how your first three items go and then decide whether or not

0:34:000:34:03

to go with the bonus buy.

0:34:030:34:05

For now, let's see if Richard thinks that this

0:34:050:34:07

bagatelle is all fun and games.

0:34:070:34:09

OK, Richard, David has bought this bagatelle cum billiard board,

0:34:110:34:15

interesting thing, have you seen one of these before?

0:34:150:34:18

A few times, yeah, a few times.

0:34:180:34:20

Interesting. That's a very polite way of saying it.

0:34:200:34:22

In the right setting, a pub or something, it could look really cool

0:34:220:34:26

and I'm sure that's why David's bought it.

0:34:260:34:28

-What's the estimate?

-I'm afraid we haven't gone very high,

0:34:280:34:31

we've gone for 30 to 50, I'm afraid.

0:34:310:34:32

That's OK. I think David knows

0:34:320:34:34

these bagatelle boards don't make a huge deal. £30 is all he paid.

0:34:340:34:37

Well, OK, he's done OK.

0:34:370:34:38

-So it's going to be all right?

-No, that's better than I thought, yeah.

0:34:380:34:41

So tell me, you're going to be on the rostrum today,

0:34:410:34:43

is there a rosy outlook?

0:34:430:34:45

I think we're going to have to work a bit hard today.

0:34:450:34:48

OK, well, that's your job.

0:34:480:34:49

Work hard for our teams, Richard, make us some money.

0:34:490:34:52

Certainly will.

0:34:520:34:54

70, 80, 90.

0:34:540:34:56

90, far right, 90, far right.

0:34:570:35:00

Have you been to an auction before?

0:35:000:35:02

Many times.

0:35:020:35:03

Cool, calm and collected.

0:35:040:35:06

-Sounds like you're a dab hand.

-Yeah.

0:35:060:35:09

-Is he always like this, Kim?

-Yes.

0:35:090:35:11

Yeah, OK. Good answer.

0:35:110:35:13

How about you, are you nervous?

0:35:130:35:15

A little bit,

0:35:150:35:17

but I'll be disappointed if we don't make a lot of money.

0:35:170:35:20

Well, our first lot is the gramophone needles in their tin,

0:35:200:35:23

very much your choice, Neil, so I hope that we make some profit.

0:35:230:35:28

You only paid £9.

0:35:280:35:29

-So, are you ready?

-Absolutely, let's do it.

0:35:290:35:31

As you'll ever be.

0:35:310:35:33

Here it comes.

0:35:330:35:34

The Internet is in at two. I've got two.

0:35:340:35:37

Will you give me three? Three, give me four, give me five.

0:35:370:35:40

Five, and... Yes, sir, and six.

0:35:410:35:45

-Seven.

-Oh, £7.

-Come on. One more.

0:35:450:35:48

Nine.

0:35:500:35:51

-You've got to go again? £10.

-Yes!

0:35:540:35:57

£10.

0:35:590:36:00

£10, all finished, well chuffed on that one, at £10,

0:36:010:36:05

hammer up, sold £10.

0:36:050:36:07

-Brilliant. Little bit of profit.

-Well done.

0:36:070:36:11

Well, Richard worked really hard for you there to make you £1.

0:36:110:36:15

That's where you are, sold for ten, £1 made.

0:36:150:36:18

£78 you paid for this compass, so here's hoping for more profit.

0:36:180:36:21

Internet is in.

0:36:210:36:23

At £35 with the Internet at 35, at 35, £40 with the Internet,

0:36:240:36:31

45 with the Internet.

0:36:310:36:33

Room, you're silent.

0:36:330:36:35

-45...

-This is my favourite.

0:36:350:36:37

Are you all finished? 45, all done?

0:36:370:36:40

-Oh!

-£45 doesn't feel so good, does it?

0:36:400:36:43

£45. That's a loss of £33.

0:36:430:36:48

But remember, you had £1, so it's only 32 you've lost.

0:36:480:36:51

On a positive note.

0:36:510:36:53

As we head into our riskiest lot, £120 paid.

0:36:530:36:57

I don't know whether I dare look at this, I might have to hide in my fleece.

0:36:570:37:00

We are in at 50.

0:37:010:37:02

I have 60, we have 70, we have 80, we have £90.

0:37:020:37:08

Bid. 100 in the room.

0:37:080:37:10

110 in the room.

0:37:100:37:11

120 in the room. 130 in the room.

0:37:110:37:14

Yes! We're in profit.

0:37:140:37:15

What do I know? 140 in the room.

0:37:150:37:18

-Oh! Keep going.

-140 in the room.

0:37:190:37:21

All done, hammer's up, quality piece always sells.

0:37:210:37:25

-£140.

-Very well done.

-140.

-Who spotted that? I did.

0:37:250:37:30

Brilliant. It's a £20 profit, which takes you to minus 12.

0:37:300:37:34

That begs the question, will you or will you not go with the bonus buy.

0:37:340:37:37

-I think we should absolutely go for it.

-Yes.

-Yes.

0:37:390:37:42

I think it's growing on me, I know I was a bit disparaging

0:37:420:37:45

but it is in good condition

0:37:450:37:47

and it will be useful and look good in someone's kitchen.

0:37:470:37:50

So I think we could get a lot of money for it.

0:37:500:37:53

Well, Danny paid £8 for the basket. Our auctioneer loves it.

0:37:530:37:57

He thinks 15 to 20.

0:37:570:38:00

£4. £6. £8.

0:38:000:38:02

£10.

0:38:020:38:04

£10 in the room.

0:38:040:38:06

£12.

0:38:060:38:07

£15. £15.

0:38:070:38:11

Who's going to give me that at £15? One more little one.

0:38:110:38:15

£15.

0:38:150:38:16

No, all done.

0:38:160:38:17

-15.

-Oh!

0:38:170:38:19

£15 was the selling price.

0:38:210:38:23

It adds £7 so you are now a mere minus five.

0:38:230:38:28

-Don't be despondent.

-We're not.

0:38:280:38:30

-As you know, minus five could well be a winning score.

-Exactly.

0:38:300:38:34

So don't say anything to the Blues, and yes, keep everything crossed.

0:38:340:38:37

-Have you been to an auction before?

-Never.

0:38:440:38:46

-No.

-Really?

-Really excited, yeah.

0:38:460:38:48

It is really exciting.

0:38:480:38:49

-Have you been to one?

-Yes, as a kid, but you were told just to sit still,

0:38:490:38:52

don't smile or wave or anything.

0:38:520:38:54

Don't smile, don't wave, don't pick your nose... Nothing.

0:38:540:38:57

-Same rules apply today.

-OK.

0:38:570:39:00

You were a fabulous team. You worked brilliantly together.

0:39:000:39:03

And now is the time to take your foot off the gas.

0:39:030:39:05

It is in the bidders' hands.

0:39:050:39:07

So I hope they're on your side, if you're ready,

0:39:070:39:10

your first item is the camera, you paid £20, and here it comes.

0:39:100:39:14

Five, eight, ten, 12, 15, 18, £20 the Internet.

0:39:150:39:19

£20 with the Internet.

0:39:190:39:21

25 in the room.

0:39:210:39:24

30 with the Internet.

0:39:240:39:26

30, the Internet.

0:39:260:39:27

Shaking your head. £30, £30 all done, sold at the 30.

0:39:270:39:34

-Well done.

-Yes.

-Good, wasn't it?

0:39:340:39:37

£30 is a £10 profit.

0:39:370:39:39

Straight onto this podiatry set.

0:39:390:39:41

-Oh, dear.

-Not too much of a worry, you only paid £30.

0:39:410:39:44

Here it comes.

0:39:440:39:46

I am, I am at 20, I'm at five, I'm at 30,

0:39:460:39:49

I'm at five, I'm at 40, I'm at five, I'm at 50, I'm at five,

0:39:490:39:53

I'm at 60, I'm at five, I'm at 70.

0:39:530:39:56

Five. I'm 80.

0:39:560:39:58

-I'm £80.

-Wow!

0:39:590:40:01

At £80 bid, £80 all gone and sold at the £80.

0:40:020:40:10

-Wow!

-Yay, nice one.

0:40:100:40:13

I don't think anyone was expecting that.

0:40:130:40:15

-No.

-£80 is the prize, and that's a profit of 50.

0:40:150:40:19

-Fabulous.

-Added to your profit of ten is £60.

0:40:190:40:23

But we go into your most risky lot.

0:40:240:40:27

£130 paid for this sign.

0:40:270:40:30

I've got two bids, one at 70, one at 75.

0:40:300:40:34

That's where we're at, at £75.

0:40:340:40:37

I'm at £75.

0:40:370:40:39

We were doing so well.

0:40:390:40:41

75, all done.

0:40:410:40:43

That is a loss of 55.

0:40:440:40:48

So worry not, you're still in profit.

0:40:480:40:50

At one point you had 60, now it's just five.

0:40:500:40:53

Are you going to go with an item that you loved when David revealed

0:40:530:40:57

it to you, the bagatelle board, now that you're only £5 in profit?

0:40:570:41:01

-What are your thoughts?

-I think we should.

0:41:010:41:04

-I think we should.

-Yeah.

-Yeah.

0:41:040:41:06

So you're going with the bonus buy, 100%.

0:41:060:41:08

-David paid 30, Richard thinks 30 to 50.

-Excellent.

0:41:080:41:13

I really hope there's some more profit, here it comes.

0:41:130:41:16

-Right.

-OK.

-Internet, I can tell you, is at £20.

0:41:160:41:20

I've got 25, I have 30 on the Internet.

0:41:200:41:24

I have got 30 on the Internet.

0:41:240:41:26

We're in at the £30.

0:41:260:41:27

-Come on.

-We're in at the £30, I've got 35.

0:41:270:41:30

£40, front row.

0:41:300:41:32

£40 in the front row. £40 in the front row.

0:41:320:41:36

Yours at 40.

0:41:360:41:37

Everyone else out? All done at 40?

0:41:370:41:39

Yours at 40.

0:41:400:41:41

-£40! Brilliant.

-Excellent.

0:41:410:41:44

That's another profit of £10. Overall, Blues, £15 in profit.

0:41:440:41:50

-Marvellous.

-Yes.

0:41:500:41:52

-Well done.

-Brilliant. Thank you.

0:41:520:41:54

Feels great to come on Bargain Hunt and make some money,

0:41:540:41:57

but you don't know what the Reds made, so keep it to yourselves

0:41:570:42:01

and we'll see how it all pans out.

0:42:010:42:03

Brilliant.

0:42:030:42:04

Teams, I can't imagine how you feel right now.

0:42:090:42:12

This is it, the moment you've all been waiting for.

0:42:120:42:14

As in life, there are pluses and there are minuses.

0:42:140:42:18

And the team today who picked up a minus, our runners-up are the Reds,

0:42:180:42:22

I'm so sorry.

0:42:220:42:24

But with a plus, our winners are the Blues.

0:42:240:42:26

Well done.

0:42:260:42:28

Do you know what? It's a small minus, minus £5,

0:42:280:42:32

so really no big deal, is it, Reds?

0:42:320:42:34

Don't worry, don't hold on to that disappointment,

0:42:340:42:37

hold on to the happy memories of which I hope there are many.

0:42:370:42:40

Yes, definitely. We really, really enjoyed it.

0:42:400:42:42

I loved going to the auction

0:42:420:42:43

and it was really exciting watching our items being sold.

0:42:430:42:46

I am glad you had a good time and don't be too disappointed

0:42:460:42:49

because these guys didn't make a huge profit

0:42:490:42:51

but profit nonetheless, £15, Blues.

0:42:510:42:54

It feels good, doesn't it?

0:42:540:42:55

-Oh, thank you very much.

-I was expecting real disaster with that

0:42:550:42:59

podiatry set because anything to do with feet,

0:42:590:43:01

how can it have an appeal? £80 hammer price.

0:43:010:43:04

I mean, your face was a picture.

0:43:040:43:07

I don't think, Sarah, you're ever going to hear the end of that.

0:43:070:43:10

No, I don't think I will.

0:43:100:43:11

And everybody always says, you know, we've had a great time,

0:43:110:43:14

you really do have an amazing time.

0:43:140:43:16

Oh, I'm so pleased to hear that, thank you very much.

0:43:160:43:18

Listen, they mean it, they did have a great time.

0:43:180:43:20

And you could have one too if you apply to be on the show.

0:43:200:43:23

Details are on our website.

0:43:230:43:25

But you can always just join us again.

0:43:250:43:27

-Tune in for some more Bargain Hunting. Yes? ALL:

-Yes!

0:43:270:43:31

Natasha Raskin Sharp presents from an antique fair at Nottingham Racecourse. Experts Danny Sebastian and David Harper help the reds and blues decide which three items to spend their £300 in the hope they will make a profit at the auction in Lichfield. The reds can't seem to agree, while the blues have an interesting bargaining style. Natasha also finds out about one of Nottingham's great authors.


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