Call for UK to ratify Hague Convention on heritage and conflict

IfA’s Chief Executive, supporting representatives of many other organisations and interested individuals, has written to the Daily Telegraph lamenting the lack of progress by...

Over 2100 Archaeological Reports Online at Cotswold

Cotswolds Archaeology just added a further 500 reports to Archaeological Reports Online, it’s even easier to search for grey literature reports, journal articles and...

Unite union in fight for workers rights in Ireland

In May this year, Unite chair Matt Seaver spoke at IAI2016 in Galway on Friday. He highlighted the frequent attempts Unite have made to...

Archaeological impacts on road, rail, waterways and pipelines

Linear schemes which can include road and rail, waterways, pipelines and cabling, present a number of problems which other types of development do not...

Museums prepare for strike action

Access to several UK museums, galleries and heritage sites may be affected this week due to industrial action. The National and National Portrait Galleries have...

When archaeology supports development

During a recent round of visits, it has become clear that archaeology, far from being detrimental to development, can actually help steer it safely...

CIfA Professional Practice Paper: An introduction to professional ethics

Ethics is the study of moral philosophy, which helps us to decide what is right and to act accordingly. Moral philosophy can be viewed...

e-Learning course on CIfA website

CIfA's e-learning portal provides online learning courses to help develop your knowledge and understanding regarding heritage and the historic environment. Of course, you must be...

CIfA2016 Annual conference

The CIfA are looking for exciting, innovative and engaging sessions for the 2016 CIfA conference. The conference will comprise a three-day programme, with traditional...
M74 Extension. Image: Jim McDougall via Flickr. (CC BY 2.0)

Breaking New Ground: how archaeology works

The book uses Headland as a case study for a commercial archaeology unit, highlighting two of their projects, The Scottish Parliament and the M74...