HISTORIC ENGLAND

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 expertise and a decade of...

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...

CBA CONFIRMS NO HERITAGE AMENITY GROUPS AT DOWDEN’S “WAR ON WOKE” SUMMIT

Neither the Council for British Archaeology, nor any other national amenity society from the Heritage sector, will...

“…POTENTIALLY VERY HARMFUL” HISTORIC ENGLAND VERDICT ON SOLAR FARM AT EDGECOTE

Campaigners are delighted by the tough stance taken by regulator Historic England regarding the proposal by Dorset based...

HISTORIC ENGLAND DEFEND TIMING AND CONTENT OF OLD OSWESTRY ADVISORY LETTER

Campaigners against the housing development at Old Oswestry hill fort surround the hill at the 2017 "hill fort...

SHROPSHIRE COUNCIL CONFIRM NO DATE YET FOR MEETING TO DETERMINE OLD OSWESTRY HILL FORT HOUSING BID

Shropshire Council, the planning authority which will have to decide the controversial planning application to build ninety one houses within five hundred meters of...

ANGER AS HISTORIC ENGLAND GREENLIGHTS CONTROVERSIAL PLANNING APPLICTION AT OLD OSWESTRY HILL FORT

The view of Old Oswestry from the eastern rampart of the hill fort. It the development goes ahead the field centre top...

“FOR SAFETY’S SAKE” ARCHAEOLOGICAL EXCAVATIONS SHOULD BE STOOD DOWN SAYS HISTORIC ENGLAND

Responding to the growing controversy over the continuation of some developer funded archaeological work, heritage regulator and the Government's principal statutory adviser on heritage...

REMAINS OF AIRCREW AT RISK AS GOODWIN SANDS IMPACT STUDIES UNABLE TO IDENTIFY CRASHED MILITARY AIRCRAFT

A scene repeated at least four times over the Goodwin Sands as a stricken American B17 Flying Fortress attempts to reach safety. The fate of...

OLD MORTS ALMANACK FOR 2019 REVEALS WHAT REALLY HAPPENED WHEN THE BATTLEFIELD OF BOSWORTH BECAME A COMPUTER MODEL

Lead Image: A clandestine photograph purporting to show the aftermath of the 2018 ceremony of the casting of the trowels at the Horiba...

QUESTIONS OF CONFLICTS OF INTEREST & “PLAYSTATION HISTORY” AS HORIBA MIRA WIN CONSENT FOR BOSWORTH TEST TRACK

by Andy Brockman As the Richard the Third Society gathers for its Annual General Meeting in Leicester, questions remain about the process by which Hinckley...