TV star kicks off Petworth’s National Antiques Week

Nicola Jones restaurant owner, and Lennox Cato
Nicola Jones restaurant owner, and Lennox Cato

Lennox Cato, star of Antiques Roadshow, made a special appearance at the champagne launch of National Antiques Week in Petworth.

Antique dealers and local shop owners turned up to the launch and to celebrate the event which ran for a week and ends today (Sunday April 28)

The theme of this year’s National Antiques Week is Young Guns with the event shining the spotlight on the rising young stars of the antiques trade.

And Petworth’s Sarah Roelich from Kiki Design is one of those Young Guns who exhibited at the Spring Decorative Antiques and Textiles Fair in London throughout the week.

Brownrigg Interiors and Patch Rogers are also be taking part in the fair.

They have both been nominated for the BBC Homes and Antiques magazine’s prestigious Antiques Shop of the Year Award.