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...

Continuing aDNA Analysis of Neolithic and Bronze Age people in the...

Building a Farmhouse. CC BY-SA 4.0 Hans Splinter (Flikr) Scientists from the Natural History Museum, the Francis Crick...

Bannockburn letter comes to light

A copy of an unknown Robert the Bruce letter from the build-up to the Battle of Bannockburn has been discovered. The letter, sent in 1310,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Castle Craig Fort – Excavations in Perthshire

The future of one of the most fascinating archaeological discoveries made in Perthshire for many years will be explored next month. Castle Craig Fort and...

Searching for the Knights Hospitaller Self-Guided Walk – Leicester

Location: Castle Hill Country Park, Astill Lodge Road, Beaumont Leys, Leicester LE4 1ED Walk length: 1 mile / 1.5 km Gradient: Moderate to...