Wylfa Head Community Archaeological Excavation

The construction of a new power station on Wylfa Head for Horizon Nuclear Power has afforded Wessex Archaeology the opportunity to explore the rich...

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...

Life & death at Cliffs End Farm

Extraordinary finds made during excavations at Cliffs End Farm, Thanet, Kent in 2004-5 have allowed archaeologists at Wessex Archaeology to rethink the movement of...
Roundhouse under construction (c) AOC

Iron Age Grand Design: the Whithorn Roundhouse Project

AOC Archaeologists have been working closely with the Whithorn Trust on an ambitious project during the summer of 2016; to reconstruct at full scale...
The head of the fishing leister - with bone point. Image:MUSEUM LOLLAND-FALSTER

Intact Leister spear proves the point

At the archaeological investigations ahead of the construction of the future Fehmarn Belt Fixed Link, in Denmark archaeologists from Museum Lolland-Falster have found an...

Lead on MacYAC

Young Archaeologists' Club and Home Front Legacy teams up for two workshops bringing together colleagues from community groups, heritage organisations, and those working with...

Prehistoric elephants, Roman belts and medieval villages: ULAS 2017 review

As the year drew to an end, ULAS had time to reflect on a very busy 2017, and some of the discoveries made across...

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...

Digging Becket: The Excavation of an Archbishop’s Palace in Kent

Since 2016 Aldington & Romney Archaeology have been engaging in excavations to uncover the story behind Thomas Becket’s palace at Aldington.  The earliest written...

A cut too far

Down the road in Birmingham, just a couple of months ago, Theresa May declared that “Austerity is over.” But in early December - the...