Where is The Repair Shop filmed – and who is in season 10 cast?

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Furniture restorer Jay Blades returns in the current season 10 of The Repair Shop

The repair shop sees family heirlooms brought into the workshop to be restored for their owners by a variety of specialized experts.

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Skilled craftsmen bring much-loved pieces of family history back to life while rejecting British throwaway culture.

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British furniture restorer Jay Blades has presented The Repair Shop since the first season in 2017.

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The Repair Shop returns for Season 10

Where is The Repair Shop filmed?

The Repair Shop is filmed in the Court Barn of the Weald and Downland Living Museum in Singleton, West Sussex.

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The open-air museum is located in the Lavanttal and has been open since the 1970s.

It has 50 historical buildings dating from 950 AD to the 19th century.

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The farm barn dates from the 17th or 18th century and was originally built in Hampshire. It was dismantled in 1976 and moved to the museum four years later.

The repair shop has been filmed in the courtyard barn since the first series.

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Fans of the show can visit the Hofscheune, although it is closed during filming.

A giant wooden clock is brought to the repair shop in Season 10

Who is in the cast of The Repair Shop?

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Jay Blades will return as the series’ host, bringing with him a team of experts to rejuvenate historical items.

Blades was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire in honor of the Queen’s birthday in 2021.

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A three-part documentary about Blades’ life, No Place Like Home is now airing on Channel 5.

Steve Fletcher is the series’ Horologe (clockmaker) and is tested in the first episode of the new series when a ten foot wooden clock is brought into the barn.

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Jay Blades has presented every season of The Repair Shop

Dominic Chinea is a restoration expert and metalworker who is part of The Repair Shop’s core team. In Episode 1, he is put to the test restoring an Austin J40 toy pedal car.

Ceramics specialist Kirsten Ramsay is put to the test when restoring a damaged 1940s porcelain dog.

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Mark Stuckey is a radio professional who runs a vintage radio shop in Cromer, Norfolk. In this series, he is tasked with fixing a radio that is over 50 years old and has not worked for years.

Jayesh Vaghela is the store’s master hatter and made his first appearance on the show in season seven. His first assignment for the show was to restore a World War II POW cap.

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Other members of the Repair Shop team who will appear in season ten include book expert Chris Shaw, organ restorer David Burville, embroiderer Sara Dennis and upholstery expert Sonnaz Nooranvary.

When is The Repair Shop season 10 release date?

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The first episode of The Repair Shop season 10 will air on 11 May at 8pm on BBC One and future episodes will be released weekly at the same time.

There are 14 episodes in Season 10 and each episode will be available on BBC iPlayer shortly after it first airs.

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