POLITICS

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...

The King’s Speech and Archaeology [A short story]

Thin pickings for the UK Heritage sector in the King's Speech.   Comedian and writer Alexei Sayle opened his set...

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...

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...

BEN HOUCHEN, DYNAMITE DORRIES & THE DORMAN LONG TOWER- A Cautionary Tale

Header Image: The Dorman Long Tower in 2011 As we pass the first anniversary of the demolition of...

ARCHAEOLOGY MISSING AS ENVIRO GROUPS PROMISE ACTION OVER KWARTENG DEREGULATION

Leadership bodies in UK archaeology appears silent as the evidence increases that the administration of UK Prime Minister Liz Truss intends to move from...

BRUTAL REPORT FROM BAJR DESCRIBES ARCHAEOLOGY AS A SECTOR DEMORALISED AND IN DECLINE

Header: The loneliness of a commercial archaeologist. Oxford Archaeology at the Teardrop site at Woolwich Arsenal Who would work in a graduate entry...

CHARLES III KING AND ARCHAEOLOGIST?

Header: History as a background. The then Prince of Wales deputising for the Queen at the State opening of Parliament in May...

the Big Read: TORPEDOED! ...

Staff and Students on the streets to campaign to save archaeology at Sheffield University. On 10 September 2021 a remote meeting took place between Neil...

MAD NAD AND ENVIRONMENT TO GOVE

Although it is unlikely to have been at the forefront of his mind as he rearranged the cabinet deckchairs on Wednesday afternoon, the Prime...

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 be present at today's meeting...