CITiZAN archaeologists assessing cliff erosion © CITiZAN

Urgent call for volunteers to survey England’s disappearing coastal archaeology

Today, CITiZAN is calling for an army of volunteers to help survey and monitor these nationally-important but vulnerable archaeological sites before they disappear. One 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...

Mellor Mill community dig

Revealing Oldknow's Legacy: Community Dig invitation: 7th to 10th April 2015 (9am - 4pm) Fancy trying your hand at archaeology, learning new skills and finding...
Dover boat on site: one of the images on the usb stick. © Canterbury Archaeological Trust Ltd 2014

Bronze Age themed resource added to CAT loan Kits

Summer 2014 and the three year European project ‘BOAT 1550 BC’ has just closed.  When planning began for this, Prehistory has hardly mentioned in...

Aerial archaeology film – Is There An Archaeologist Onboard

“Is There An Archaeologist Onboard” is a short film introducing the viewer to one of the most important methods of discovering the past. Archaeologist Prof....

German Archaeology Skills Passport / Archäologischer Kompetenz-Pass available soon

With kind permission by David Connolly, BAJR’s Archaeology Skills Passport (http://www.archaeologyskills.co.uk/) has recently been translated into German and will be launched in both Austria...
BERTs excavating mid-late Anglo-Saxon post holes. (Image: Philip Hill)

Keep your trowel SHARP – Training with the BERTs

Sedgeford Historical and Archaeological Research Project (SHARP) is one of the largest long term independent archaeological projects in Britain whose primary objective is the...

NAS Part III GIS in Maritime Archaeology

  Orkney College UHI, Historic Scotland and Nautical Archaeology Society are running a series of courses this year: NAS Part III GIS in Maritime Archaeology: This...
Loch Torridon By Stefan Krause, (Own work) [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Loch Torridon Fieldschool

Loch Torridon is set in one of Scotland's most spectacular landscapes. A total of 14 early prehistoric sites, findspots and shell middens have been...

Work Based Learning – Health and Safety

Managers with a health and safety responsibility- new course starting September The project is part of the Work Based Learning Programme led by the University...