Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire


Excavation News Leicestershire

Despite the incredibly wet end to 2019 University of Leicester Archaeological Services (ULAS) have been in the field with a number of important sites. At Burnmill Road, Market Harborough an additional area of the large Iron Age and Roman site has been stripped. Occupation activity looks to be noticeably busier in the northeast corner and […]

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.  If you have a group or venue that would like to run these courses please contact Peter as below. The courses cost £30 per person for the series or £6 per person for individual lectures […]

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 groups who are already walking or excavating as they will provide training.  Groups who are currently active include Hallaton, Hinckley, Oakham, Croxton Kerrial (FLAG), Lutterworth, Oadby and Wigston. […]

Latest Publications

We are pleased to announce that our latest publication ‘Earthworks of South and South-East Leicestershire’ – Market Harborough District (Lutterworth, Harborough, Billesdon areas) by Robert F Hartley is now available.  Copies will cost £10 plus £3.50 post and packaging.  Please download the order form.  Leaflet Ewks SSE.  Copies can also be ordered from Aucott and […]