Paul Laidlaw is the auctioneer and antique expert well-known for his regular appearance on Antiques Road Trip, a hit BBC series. Well, it is not the first time he has contributed as an expert for a TV show. He has appeared on similar programs in the past including BBC One’s Bargain Hunt, Flog It!, and Celebrity Antiques Road Trip.
An antique expert turned television presenter, Paul Laidlaw opened up his own antique store in Carlisle, a town located between Scotland and Lake District in 2013. He is highly respected for his expertise and in-depth knowledge in the world of antiques.
|Age||55-60 years old|
|Profession||TV presenter, antique expert, auctioneer|
|Children||a daughter $ twin sons|
|Education||University of Edinburgh|
Traffic Police officer, “Do you mind if I take look in the back of the car sir?”. Me, “I’d rather you didn’t”. (A fictional anecdote, before you ask.) A morgenstern and English bill. The latter famously used by English armies up until the Civil Wars. pic.twitter.com/vzRmjbWuOa
— Paul Laidlaw (@ThePaulLaidlaw) October 9, 2020
10 Facts on Paul Laidlaw
- Paul Laidlaw named his enterprise “Laidlaw Auctioneers and Valuers” which is the hotspot for enthusiast collectors like him.
- His wife is Maureen Laidlaw. The couple has three young children and they all reside happily at Carlisle.
- Although he is not on Wikipedia, the article here should provide an insight into the auctioneer’s personal life and career. Also, he is featured on Reality Titbit, Oaktree animals, and few other sites.
- The British TV presenter was born in Edinburg, England. His age at present remains largely unknown since no information about his birthdate could be obtained.
- At first, Bargain Hunt offered him the role of an auctioneer before they approached him to anchor as the show’s expert.
- BBC antique expert Paul Laidlaw is a graduate from the University of Edinburgh with a degree in Mathematics. Post-graduation, he ventured into the world of antiques, a passion he has had ever since his childhood.
- He has about 17.8k followers on his Twitter account. An ardent user, Laidlaw is posting regular tweets.
- Speaking about his family, he has a daughter and two twin boys.
- In his spare time, he loves cooking, spending time with his family, playing golf, and walking in the lakes.
- Although Laidlaw has kept his net worth a private affair, a few sources claim his earnings to be $2-3 million. However, his net worth may be well over this.