Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire


talks, trips, local groups

Melton Fieldworkers Group

Wednesday 13th February, 7.30pm. The Human Body Through History: What Archaeology Tells Us. A talk by Dr Oliver Harris at Melton Carnegie Museum.
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Lutterworth Fieldworkers

Saturday 23rd February, 10.30am. Cardinals, Castles and Queens: The archaeology of parks. A talk by Mathew Morris. Lutterworth Methodist Church.
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The Enderby Shield

Thursday 21st March, 7.30pm. The Enderby Iron Age Shield. A talk by Matthew Beamish of ULAS. Lecture Theatre 2, George Davies Centre, Uni of Leicester…
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news, fieldwork, events

Ice Age Journeys

Tuesday 12th February. Exploring and Mapping the Historic Landscape around Newark with Leanne Hughes, Daryl Garton and Ian Ross.
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NEW: Roman Leicester

New book by Giacomo Savani,Sarah Scott and Mathew Morris explores the nature of everyday life in Leicester under the Romans.
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Bosworth Links Results

Bosworth Links 2018 Test-Pit Results - evidence of Neolithic, Roman and Anglo-Saxon activity found at Market Bosworth community dig.
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archaeology in Leicestershire and Rutland

Excavation News Leicestershire

University of Leicester Archaeological Services (ULAS) have, as usual, been the most prolific archaeological contractor locally.  The Waterside Devel…

Peter Liddle’s Lectures

Peter Liddle MBE, former County Archaeologist, regularly runs short 6 week courses around the County on archaeology in Leicestershire and Rutland.  …

Fieldworker Training

A number of Fieldworker training courses are held each year at the University of Leicester and out in the field.  It is also possible to join local g…

Latest Publications

We are pleased to announce that our latest publication ‘Earthworks of South and South-East Leicestershire’ – Market Harborough Distr…

Join Us

Everyone can join the Leicestershire Fieldworkers and participate in local archaeology. Membership is low cost, open to everyone and there are family membership options available.