Antiques programme visits
On Thursday, 27th April at 4.30pm, 'Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is' broadcast an episode of the programme that includes Tudor World and Stratford upon Avon. TV antiques expert Paul 'Mr Morecambe' Hayes went head to head with John Cameron another antique expert to see who can make the most profit using their own money and preserve their 'antique expert' reputations!
The Rogers family were intimately connected with William Shakespeare, who often frequented the tavern to visit his Godson William Walker, the nephew of Mrs Rogers. Mr Rogers himself was co-trustee of one of William Shakespeare's properties at Blackfriars in London and his daughter great friends with the Bard's daughter Susannah Hall, marrying John Hall's protégé Mathew Morris.