Online Exhibition: Digital Dwelling at Skara Brae

Digital Dwelling at Skara Brae is a collaborative project bringing together three visualisation specialists, each with very diverse methods and mediums of working. The...

Peterloo Massacre cavalry barracks to be excavated by Salford University

University of Salford archaeologists, alongside community volunteers, are to excavate the Manchester cavalry barracks which housed the troops sent out to disperse protesters in...

Six Saxon skeletons from Amesbury

Six Saxon skeletons dating back over a thousand years and Bronze Age round barrows have been discovered in Amesbury. Mansell is building 14 affordable homes...

The search begins for archaeological evidence of the Battle of Lewes

A major archaeological search began on Tuesday to find evidence from the Battle of Lewes. The dig got under way in driving rain at Landport...

ArchaeoLandscapes project

The target of the ArchaeoLandscapes project is to address existing imbalances in the use of modern surveying and remote sensing techniques and to create...

Interview with Ceramic specialist Paul Blinkhorn

Paul Blinkhorn has been developing his expertise in Anglo-Saxon & Medieval pottery since 1983. After completing his Archaeology degree at Bradford, he spent two...
Mesolithic hut: Hans Splinter (Flickr, used under a CC BY-NC-ND 3.0)

Constructing the life of the mesolithic

Have you ever tried digging a hole with a stick? Or chopping down a tree with a stone axe? How about living on porridge...

Best Foot Forward – Carzield Roman Fort

The discoveries were made during a combination of Scottish Water and Scottish Power improvements to domestic services within the area of Carzield Roman Fort....
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...

Bosworth Links Test-Pit Results Announced

New evidence of Bronze Age and Anglo-Saxon activity found in community archaeological dig at Market Bosworth. Following up on the very successful community archaeological dig...