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LEADING COMMUNITY ARCHAEOLOGY PROJECT REELING AFTER FORMER TREASURER FACES FRAUD CHARGES

One of the UK's best known and longest running community archaeology projects, the Sedgeford Historical and Archaeological Research Project (SHARP) is reeling after its former treasurer was charged with...

CIfA HAS PRIORITIES FOR ARCHAEOLOGY AND WANTS TO SHARE THEM WITH GOVERNMENT [AND ITS MEMBERS]

Ahead of the Kings Speech on Wednesday which will set out thirty five pieces of legislation which ...

UK GENERAL ELECTION: thePipeLine SAYS VOTE TACTICALLY TO BEAT THE TORIES [UNLESS IT MEANS VOTING “REFORM”]

After fifteen years, five Prime Ministers , seven Chancellors of the Exchequer , eight Foreign Secretaries, twelve Culture...

UK GENERAL ELECTION: WHAT THE MAIN PARTIES SAY ABOUT CULTURE AND HERITAGE

Archaeologists and heritage people are also individuals and members of professional and social communities, and of extended families...

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...

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...

CONCERN AS METAL DETECTING RALLIES ADVERTISED CLOSE TO ARBOR LOW STONE CIRCLE & MULTI-PERIOD SITE IN SHROPSHIRE

Concern is growing among archaeologists that the organisers of commercial metal detecting rallies are becoming increasingly brazen in using their advertising to associate pay...

TREASURE ACT AMENDMENT: GAMECHANGER OR GAME OVER FOR REGULATING METAL DETECTING?

A canny application of Nudge Theory to save important archaeological artefacts for the nation's museums, or a case of the Emperors New Clothes which...

EXCLUSIVE: Kentucky Fried Shipwreck? The Real Story of the Discovery of HMS Gloucester, “Norfolk’s Mary Rose”

Lead Image: thePipeLine By Andy Brockman Billed by the University of East Anglia as "Norfolk's Mary Rose", in June 2022 there was near blanket coverage...