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...
Chairholder Professor Robin Coningham

Durham establishes its first UNESCO Chair in Archaeological Ethics and...

Through the prestigious designation, awarded by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO), Durham University will seek to develop debates, policies and...

Prehistoric Society challenge charging for access to collections

The Prehistoric Society are fully aware of the difficult financial decisions that many museums confront, particularly in the current phase of economic stringencies, but...

CSCS cards for archaeologists – a joint statement from CIfA and...

The Chartered Institute for Archaeologists and Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers have released a joint statement on recent work towards establishing appropriate mechanisms...

Community Research Survey

Local history and archaeology societies, diving groups and historic building enthusiasts are encouraged to contribute by completing an online survey. Whether your interest is...

Chartered Archaeologists are to be a reality

IfA’s Petition for a Royal Charter of Incorporation was considered by the Privy Council at its meeting on 11 February 2014, and Her Majesty the...

Joint statement on recent planning policy reform

In the past fortnight there has been a marked period of activity across the archaeological community particularly related to the announcement of a new...

HERITAGE MAKES YOU HAPPY

Taking part in heritage is good for our happiness and wellbeing, according to this year’s Heritage Counts report published yesterday by English Heritage on behalf of...

Guidance for archaeological and historic pottery production sites

This guidance covers pottery production sites in England from about six thousand years ago through to the recent past. The examples focus on production sites of...
Some of the Wessex Archaeology (Sheffield) team.

Wessex Northern Office 5 years on

Wessex Archaeology's Northern office is five years old and they are celebrating another busy year with a team of nearly 50 staff. The Sheffield office team...