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GENERAL ELECTION CALLED IN THE UK AND WE NEED YOUR HELP TO COVER IT

The UK General Election matters for Archaeology and Heritage because the politicians are elected who will shape and vote for, policy towards crucial matters like development , who funds...

FLINT DIBBLE ON THE EXPERIENCE OF THE JOE ROGAN EXPERIENCE

Why did journalist and pseudo archaeologist Graham Hancock ever agree to appear on the Joe Rogan Experience to...

EGM LEAVES CIfA WITH A PUSHME-PULLYOU PAY PROBLEM

In February a row broke out within the UK's principle membership body for archaeologists, the Chartered Institute for...

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...

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...

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...

JUDGE GREENLIGHTS A303 STONEHENGE UPGRADE BUT OPPONENTS PROMISE APPEAL

A High Court Judge has dismissed all but one of the grounds the Stonehenge Alliance argued to stop the Highways England plan to build...

CURSE OF SEKHEMKA STRIKES AGAIN AT NORTHAMPTON MUSEUM [OR IS IT JUST A REGUAR FINANCIAL CRISIS?]

Consultation over redundancies and end to role for specialist curators at Northampton Museum and Gallery. Twelve posts will go and the role of specialist curators...