Countryfile Autumn Diaries - Netflix

John Craven and the team - Keeley Donovan, Jules Hudson and Margherita Taylor - unveil the stories behind autumn.

Countryfile Autumn Diaries - Netflix

Type: Documentary

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 45 minutes

Premier: 2016-10-24

Countryfile Autumn Diaries - Paul Martin (TV presenter) - Netflix

Paul Martin (born 5 January 1959) is an antiques dealer and professional drummer, best known for being the presenter of various BBC antiques programmes including Flog It!, Trust Me, I'm a Dealer and Paul Martin's Handmade Revolution and Antiques Roadshow .

Countryfile Autumn Diaries - Biography - Netflix

Born in Teddington, after his family moved to Cornwall he was educated at Falmouth Grammar School, and then studied art and woodwork at Falmouth College of Arts. Following graduation, he was employed at Pinewood Studios, spending two years as a scenic painter on film sets, working first on Santa Claus: The Movie with Dudley Moore. He then developed parallel careers, as an antiques trader and dealer and as a professional drummer. Martin worked with Average White Band, The Quireboys and Dogs D'Amour in the 1990s. He still plays with local jazz and blues bands around Wiltshire. From the age of 25, he owned a pitch on London's Portobello Road. He also worked as an antiques props stylist for magazines including Marie Claire and New Woman, whilst undertaking larger projects designing antique sets for television shoots for BBC One's The Clothes Show and Granada TV. More recently he ran the shop The Table Gallery in Marlborough, Wiltshire, specialising in 17th and 18th century Welsh and English oak furniture and Victorian lavatories. Martin was discovered by a team from BBC Bristol when he was interviewed about his passion for oak furniture. He was then signed up to present Flog It!, which has led to a series of television shows and spin-off books. In 2014, he began hosting I Never Knew That About Britain for the ITV network. He has presented the BBC Countryfile spin-offs Summer Diaries, Spring Diaries, Autumn Diaries and Winter Diaries since 2016.

Countryfile Autumn Diaries - References - Netflix