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OSBORNE DEFIES SUNAK OVER APPOINTMENT OF NEW BRITISH MUSEUM DIRECTOR

The dwindling authority of British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak appears to have been dealt another blow with reports that the Chair of the British Museum board of trustees, former...

LINCOLN HOTEL SPA ROW GETS PERSONAL AS PROJECT ARCHITECT ATTACKS ARCHAEOLOGIST CRITIC

The controversial planning application by property developer Andrew Long to build a spa facility and small swimming pool...

LAST MINUTE MOTION BEATS DEADLINE FOR CIfA EGM

A third substantive motion is to be added to the Extraordinary General Meeting of the Chartered Institute for...

GUNUNG PADANG ARTICLE: CENSORSHIP OR EXPOSING A HANCOCK AND BULL STORY?

Comedian and writer Stewart Lee famously said, "you can prove anything with facts" and the same seems to...

CONTROVERSIAL LINCOLN HOTEL POOL PLAN GOES TO FULL PLANNING COMMITTEE

The controversial plan of developer Andrew Long to build a spa and swimming pool in the Grade 2...

GRAHAM HAN-COCK UP AS WILEY RETRACT GUNUNG PADANG PYRAMID ARTICLE

Leading academic publisher Wiley has been forced into a humiliating U-turn retracting a peer reviewed article which went viral after it appeared to vindicate...

CBA OBJECTS TO LINCOLN HOTEL POOL IN STRONGEST POSSIBLE TERMS BUT HISTORIC ENGLAND STAYS SILENT

Leading heritage body the Council for British Archaeology has broken ranks with other heritage organisations, including Historic England and has issued a hard hitting...

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 the case on metal detecting forums,...

GO AHEAD FOR LINCOLN HOTEL POOL PLAN COULD REDUCE SAFEGUARDS FOR NATIONALLY IMPORTANT ARCHAEOLOGY

Just months after UK Heritage bodies failed to protect the concept of setting by allowing Shropshire Council to give the green light to a...

BOSTIN’ NEWS FOR CROOKED HOUSE CAMPAIGN AS COUNCIL ORDERS PUB REBUILT

Staffordshire Police have confirmed that six people remain on conditional bail in relation to the investigation into the alleged arson and unauthorised demolition of...

BACKLASH FROM MEMBERS AS CIfA ABANDONS RECOMMENDED PAY MINIMUMS

  The Chartered Institute for Archaeologist, the body which sets out to set and monitor professional standards in archaeology in Britain and overseas, is facing...