Archaeologists explore fate of Waterloo wounded.

A team of military veterans and serving personnel, led by professional archaeologists, are about to begin excavating at the site of Wellington’s Field Hospital...

Medieval home of Lords of the Isles reconstructed

The lost medieval home of the Lords of the Isles has been reconstructed virtually by experts at the University of St Andrews.
Adam Clapton from ULAS records the shield while still in the ground

Unique Iron Age shield found by Leicester archaeologists

Featured Image: Adam Clapton from ULAS, records the shield while still in the ground. ULAS

New podcast engages audiences in a ‘Career in Ruins’

Archaeologists Derek Pitman and Lawrence Shaw have launched a new, freely available, podcast that looks to share the world of archaeology and heritage in...
The remains of the castle wall unearthed in Castle Street Kirkwall. Photo: ORCA Archaeology

Kirkwall Castle Unearthed in Orkney roadworks

A team from ORCA Archaeology unearthed sections of wall and cobbled surface this week while undertaking a watching brief for an Orkney Islands Council...

Finding a foundry! Hafod-Morfa complex in Swansea

by Dave Gilbert (Rubicon Archaeology) The 19th century industrial heritage of Swansea has been identified as being of national significance.  Producing a rich industrial sequence...

On Tweeting, Freelancing and the Axe Factor

by Ann Clarke @annclarkerocks Tweeting suits me. Write a short message, rip it off the notepad and throw it out there. And repeat. Some messages...

Heritage organisations to merge post BREXIT

In a short press release released today by the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) we have learned that the 3 mainland UK...

Chartered Archaeologists – an alternative view – Why you should vote...

a viewpoint by Chiz Harward Vote No, and send a message that CIfA should be for all members not the few. Like all Corporate CIfA members...
Golden Frog says, come on kids, lets act irresponsibly

Cadbury Treasure Hunt Fiasco

Have Cadbury chocolatiers learned nothing from their disastrous 1985 ‘Creme Egg Scandal’ that saw members of the public digging and trespassing on private land...