It’s Never Too Late

Brenton West & Raj Bisram

… how we came to be here

Join much loved TV experts Brenton West (The Repair Shop) and Raj Bisram (Antiques Roadshow, Bargain Hunt, Antiques Road Trip) for a fabulously entertaining evening of stories from the worlds of antiques, repairs and television.

Their multi-layered journeys take you through their schooldays, the army, jewellery making, skiing, motor sport and much more. And finally they spill the beans on what it’s like to be part of some of our best loved television shows.


Raj Bisram

Fine art & antiques auctioneer & expert from ‘Antiques Roadshow

One of the UK’s leading auctioneers and dealers, and an antiques expert on BBC’s highly popular Antiques Roadshow, Antiques Road Trip, Celebrity Antiques Road Trip, Flog It! and Bargain Hunt. He was one of the expert dealers on Four Rooms, Channel 4’s award winning show and appeared on Posh Pawn. He appears on entertainment shows such as Would I Lie to You (BBC One), Celebrity Eggheads and Richard Osman’s House of Games (BBC Two).

Raj is a former member of the Magic Circle and has performed magic all over the world to celebrities and royalty. He has frequently brought together his talents as a magician and auctioneer to raise many thousands of pounds for global and local charities. He is one of the innovators behind the British Silver Hallmark Recognition app.


Brenton West

Silversmith & precious metals expert from ‘The Repair Shop

Brenton joined ‘The Repair Shop’ (BBC One) in August 2017 as their specialist silversmith and precious metals expert. He won Celebrity Mastermind (BBC One) in March 2022. Alongside his television and radio work Brenton works on private commissions – all kinds of metals, artefacts and eras including notable items created by famous makers and designers such as Faberge, Hester Bateman, Paul Storr, Mappin & Webb, Georg Jensen and Asprey.

He loves cars, crafts, photography, property and horticulture.