Henley Standard Property
HOME

Date:

Order your copy Advertise with us! HENLEY PAGES
Delivering the news from Henley on Thames and South Oxfordshire for over 100 years
  News     Sport   Celebrity What's On Regulars Community Info Henley Standard TV Lifestyle Property Jobs Classifieds Gallery Trade
                               Follow us    Follow us    Newsfeed Search the Henley Standard  
Ab Fab star drops into antiques store
Published 16/05/16



COMEDIAN and actress Jennifer Saunders surprised customers when she visited a garden centre near Wargrave.

The Absolutely Fabulous star dropped into Bell Antiques at Hare Hatch Sheeplands while filming an episode of the BBC show Celebrity Antiques Road Trip.

Saunders, who was accompanied by antiques expert Philip Serrell, said: “I am a great browser and I do collect antiques, mainly decorative things and bronzes. I also love a good garden centre like this so I am very happy to be here.”

Saunders also joined by her six-year-old whippet Olive who she said goes “everywhere” with her.

Bell Antiques owner Nigel Timms said: “Jennifer was very nice and I enjoyed talking to her.” Rob Scott, who owns the garden centre, added: “Jennifer and Philip certainly created a lot of excitement when customers spotted them.”

The programme is likely to be broadcast in the autumn.




PUBLISHED 16/05/16



 
MOST POPULAR
Landlord of The Old Bell dies suddenly
Driver rescued from car in river
Landowner wants to leave ‘legacy for local people’
Deli owner blames closure on 'heavy handed' council
Tributes paid to Boat Festival organiser
Lock-keeper who spent 19 years greeting river visitors
New headmaster appointed at the Oratory School
Can you help school renovate its garden?
 
 
LATEST LIFESTYLE HEADLINES
Looking to get your house ready to let?
‘School of rock’ takes away the complications and makes it fun
We have three amazing sites for a storybook wedding
Slimming group is starting up this month
New depot opens to the public
Inspiring pupils in and out of the classroom
Flexibility and self-confidence help girls lead fulfilling lives
Luxury care is available at our riverside retirement village
Family setting helps create bright futures
Full steam ahead for a storybook occasion
2017 is a ‘golden year’ for carpet business
Sunday lunch was fine dining indeed
Latest Video View more from   Henley Standard TV
ADVERTISE WITH US
LATEST NEWS HEADLINES
Bus route saved by local accountant
Bus abandoned with engine on
‘Magnificent 7’ raise money after boss’s cancer diagnosis
Youth encouraged to define 'journey' at #HYF2017
Care unit opens
Top Videos
 
Most Popular
 
 
 
 
Higgs Group
HIGGS GROUP
Tel: 01491 419400
www.higgsgroup.co.uk
HENLEY PAGES
Tel: 01491 419419
www.henleypages.com
HIGGS PRINTING & DESIGN
Tel: 01491 149429
www.higgsprinitng.co.uk
HIGGS OFFICE SUPPLIES
Tel: 01491 419499
www.higgsofficesupplies.co.uk
HENLEY LIFE MAGAZINE
Tel: 01491 419449
www.henleylife.co.uk
  HIGGS GROUP, Caxton House, 1 Station Road, Henley on Thames, Oxfordshire, RG9 1AD. Telephone (01491) 419400  
© Higgs & Co (Printing) Limited 2012  |  Registered in England number 1418717