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Raf Coningsby 2 (#3810H) Duration: 58:00 STEREO TVG

The Antiques Roadshow makes a return visit to RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, where treasures include an aristocratic harp that survived the French Revolution, a beautiful Liberty necklace and a carved piece of wood with a mysterious function. There are plenty of mysteries in the show as jewellery specialist Susan Rumfit hears about a diamond brooch found hidden inside a barometer, and Jon Baddeley reveals the true purpose of a curious piece of carved wood dated 1775, leaving its owner lost for words.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 24, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, May 25, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, May 29, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Walmer Castle 1 (#3811H) Duration: 58:03 STEREO TVG

It's a glorious summer's day in Kent as the Antiques Roadshow arrives in Walmer Castle near Deal, where treasures include a valuable Wemyss piglet, a remarkable prisoner of war diary and a showstopping collection of ceramic grotesque birds by Martin Brothers. There are surprises in store for a woman who has always believed that her mother's ring contained a large topaz stone, and the owner of a rare Wemyss piglet, casually kept on a windowsill.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, May 31, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 1, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 5, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Walmer Castle 2 (#3812H) Duration: 58:11 STEREO TVG

The Antiques Roadshow returns to Walmer Castle, near Deal in Kent, where treasures include a rare enamel racing car sign, an art deco mask that frightens its owner's children and a jacket worn by JFK that could be one of the most valuable items seen on the show in recent years. Ceramics specialist Fergus Gambon suspects that an empire-style vase with a Sevres factory mark isn't quite what it seems. There's a surprise for Clive Farahar when the owner of a letter said to be from Nelson reveals the contents of a small box with a profound connection to her late husband.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 14, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 15, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 19, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Plas Newydd 2 (#3813H) Duration: 58:08 STEREO TVG

The Antiques Roadshow returns to Plas Newydd on the Isle of Anglesey in Wales, where treasures include a Chinese silver punchbowl, a collection of historical items relating to deafness and a fabulous musical hummingbird. A mystery cabinet with a small brass tap is revealed to have a special purpose for the avid angler, while a magazine rack bought for a few pounds turns out to be the work of great Italian designer Piero Fornasetti.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 21, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Sat, Jun 22, 2019 -- 1:00am Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Jun 26, 2019 -- 6:00pm Remind me

Balmoral 1 (#3814H) Duration: 58:10 STEREO TVG

By special permission from the royal household, Antiques Roadshow welcomes visitors to Balmoral, the Queen's private residence in Aberdeenshire, where treasures brought before the experts include a diamond tiara, a giant telescope and a ceramic pot by Pablo Picasso. In the Imposter Challenge, militaria specialist Mark Smith wonders whether Fiona Bruce can spot a forgery amongst a collection of rare medals.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Fri, Jun 28, 2019 -- 7:00pm Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

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