Archaeological fieldwork throughout Leicestershire


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CBA East Midlands Conference

Recent Fieldwork in the East Midlands

On Sunday 26th November 2017 the CBA East Midlands will be holding a conference at the Wilson Auditorium, Oakham School, Ashwell Road,Oakham, LE15 6QG. It runs from 9.45 to 4.30 pm and will include  many local speakers including Richard Thomas on Bradgate, Mathew Morris on recent work in Leicester, John Thomas on the Iron Age site at Kirby Muxloe, Debbie Frearson and Elaine Jones on Life Before the Royal Forest of Rutland and Bob Trubshaw on Project Gargoyle.  The closing date for bookings is 18th November 2017. Full details

Melton Group Lecture

New Light on Ratae Corieltavorum: Recent archaeological discoveries in Leicester

Dr Gavin Speed of ULAS will be speaking on at Melton Carnegie Museum on Wednesday 22nd November at 7.00 pm. I’m sure everyone remembers the exciting Stibbe excavationsthat Gavin directed. This costs £5 with doors open at 7.00 pm for a 7.30 start. Limited places are available– please book early to avoid disappointment on 0116 305 3860.

Festival of Archaeology 2017

The 2017 Festival in July was a great success with over 80 events over the 16 days. Attendances were generally up on last year and plans are now beginning for the 2018 Festival.

Bosworth Battlefield Forthcoming Events

Information about exciting events and talks taking place at Bosworth Battlefield over the coming months.

Events at Donington le Heath Manor House

See the Donington Le Heath website for more details