HERITAGE CRIME

UNESCO VOTE INCOMING AS ARCHAEOLOGISTS NO LICHEN JUST STOP OIL PAINTING STONEHENGE

It was not just archaeologists who will have experienced a profound sense of shock and anger on seeing two activists from the environmental protest group Just Stop Oil spray...

CROOKED HOUSE FIRE INSPIRES MP TO INTRODUCE BILL TO PROTECT HERITAGE PUBS

The Conservative MP for the Black Country constituency of Dudley North, Marco Longhi has introduced his Heritage Public...

METAL DETECTORIST CLEARED OF FRAUD BUT DID ACT DISHONESTLY

A hearing at Hereford Justice Centre appears to have offered proof of a practice long rumoured to be...

Fix Cataloguing, Governance, Security & HR: Apart from that the British Museum is Fine, Review Finds

The British Museum has published the much anticipated and heavily redacted, results of its internal review of the...

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...

HISTORIC ENGLAND CONFIRMS ILLEGAL METAL DETECTORISTS DAMAGED FLOOR OF EASTSIDE VILLA

Historic England have revealed fresh details about the attack by thieves on the nationally important Eastfield Roman site near Scarborough North Yorkshire, which took...

DESPITE CLAIM SHROPSHIRE METAL DETECTING RALLIES NOT GIVEN ALL CLEAR BY COUNCIL

An English council has warned metal detectorists not to believe implicitly the claims of rally organisers that their events are compliant with the Government's...

FOUR CHARGED WITH ILLEGAL METAL DETECTING

Cheshire Police have charged four men, two aged 32 a 31-year-old and a 29-year-old, all from the Tameside area of Greater Manchester, with offences...

ESSEX PAIR CHARGED WITH OFFENCES UNDER TREASURE ACT

A man and a women from south Essex have been charged by the police with offences under the Treasure Act 1996. The man...

SUSSEX POLICE RESPONSE TO POSSIBLE ILLEGAL METAL DETECTING IN QUESTION

Lead Image: The Fixed Penalty Notice apparently issued to three metal detectorists by Sussex Police Me? In the Woods? At 11.30 at...

BALLS TO SCHEDULING AS MAGNET FISHERMAN CLAIMS TO FIND CANNON SHOT AT NEWARK CASTLE

thePipeLine has been told that Historic England, Newark and Sherwood District Council and the Police are investigating claims, made on social media, that a...