The seal from the Charter (c) Adam Stanford, Aerial-Cam Ltd

A step forward for the archaeological profession: CIfA launch

Tuesday 9 December 2014 saw the formal launch of the Chartered Institute of Archaeologists  a momentous occasion for both the professional body and...

Digital Past 2017: Call for Contributions

The Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Wales are seeking submissions from those working on innovative projects on the themes outlined...

£25,000 cut to Northamptonshire heritage

A report in the Northampton Chronicle has quoted the Council for British Archaeology (CBA) saying “The proposed cuts are likely to have a...

Report on Assessing the Value of Community Generated Research

The report commissioned Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service on Assessing the Value of Community Generated Research is out now and is available from the...
"Flat Holm Cholera Hospial ruins" by Cardiff Council - Cardiff Council Flat Holm Project. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

The Historic Environment (Wales) Bill

The current framework for the protection and management of the Welsh historic environment rests mainly on two pieces of UK legislation: the Ancient Monuments and...
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...

Graduate training scheme highly commended in the archaeology training awards

Oxford Archaeology's graduate training scheme, which was designed to invest in staff development, support Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) initiatives, and meet a shortfall...
"Nederfrederiksmose Man 1898 (crop)" by Georg Sarauw (1862–1928) - http://www.archaeology.org/online/features/bog/jpegs/neder.jpeg. Licensed under Public domain via Wikimedia Commons.

Why are the elderly invisible in archaeological contexts?

August 12, 2014 · by Katy Meyers ·  Edited from Bones Don't Lie For the past two months, I have been taking the paper versions...

OA launches special magazine and vision for 2020

 In Touch has been produced since April 2007, but has until now only been available to OA staff. While many items that have appeared...

Chartered Institute First Annual General Meeting

December 2014 will be an exciting and momentous occasion as we officially launch the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists. The first Annual General meeting will be...