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FEARS OLD OSWESTRY HILLFORT DECISION BY SHROPSHIRE COUNCIL PUTS EVERY HISTORIC SITE IN ENGLAND AT RISK

Lead Image: The view from Old Oswestry Hillfort towards the town of Oswestry. The development site is top centre. Years of applied...

The BIG READ: British Government Accused of Five Decades of Failure to Protect HMS Prince of Wales from Looters

Lead Image: HMS Prince of Wales in 1941. by Andy Brockman and Giles Richardson The peer asked Her Majesty's Government, then led by Labour Prime...

THE MARITIME OBSERVATORY: CRANE BARGE HAD FIVE MONTHS AND SIX VISITS TO LOOT HMS PRINCE OF WALES

Lead Image: HMS Prince of Wales by Andy Brockman Less than a week after the UK experts at the Maritime Observatory first provided evidence...

Home Office Plan for Dambusters Base RAF Scampton Remains Dogged by Archaeological Controversy

Lead Image: thePipeLine Ahead of a Judicial Review sought by the local authority into the controversial decision by Home Secretary Suella Braverman to house two...

Saving/Losing* our/their* Pathenon/Elgin* Marbles

*Delete as Applicable Detail from "the Parthenon from the East" by Themistocles von Eckenbrecher 1890. On 13 March, as his flight headed for California, UK Prime...

CBA ANNOUNCES EPIC NEW ARCHAEOLOGY SERIES

Concept art for the Council for British Archaeology's epic new drama. Following criticism that recent films such as "the Dig" and "the Lost King" did...