Post-excavation work on the Newark urns

Post-excavation work by Oxford Archaeology on the site at Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire, for Urban and Civic plc has been ongoing after completion of Phase 1...

Medieval Cromarty

The Medieval Cromarty community excavation is now under-way. You can find out what has been happening on site by checking out the blog A severe storm...

Council blindspot over hillfort housing jeopardises county plan

The Hands off Old Oswestry Hillfort (HOOOH) group claims that planners have underplayed the scale and significance of objections to the 117 houses in...

Margaret Murray – trowelblazer

Pull up a chair, and have a chocolate. Let’s talk about witchcraft and hieroglyphs, universal suffrage, Pharaohs and gods, and – as we go...

Archaeological Investigation at Wickham, Hampshire

Since September 2018, Cotswold Archaeology has been carrying out archaeological investigations in Wickham, Hampshire. Working with developer Croudace Homes and Winchester City Archaeology, the...
Northfleet wharf, courtesy of CEMEX

Aggregates – Help reveal the past

Director of Coastal & Marine Euan McNeill and Senior Project Manager Andy Manning, both from Wessex Archaeology’s Salisbury office, spoke about two important projects...
Huntly House, Canongate, Edinburgh By Stefan Schäfer, Lich (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Huntly House evaluation

GUARD Archaeology Ltd in partnership with the Museum of Edinburgh at Huntly House in the Canongate, and the City of Edinburgh Council Archaeology Service,...
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...
Cabot Circus Shopping Centre. Image: Cotswold Archaeology

The Archaeology of the Broadmead Expansion Project monograph

  The development of Cabot Circus shopping centre presented a rare opportunity for archaeological investigation of a large part of the Broadmead suburb of Bristol....

Digging at the Gateway: from prehistory to Caesar and beyond

For thousands of years East Kent has been a gateway for new peoples, new cultures, new ideas and for trade Kent County Council’s construction of...