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...

HAWASS FACES NEW CHARGES SHOCK [OR NOT]

The English Language version of the Egyptian Newspaper Al Ahram is reporting that the star of many History Channel and National Geographic Channel documentaries...

RECKLESS FACES TORY ATTACK AD’ ON LODGE HILL

An alleged about face over the environmental impact of the controversial development on the Lodge Hill Site of Special Scientific Interest has returned...

DOUBLE DOUBLE HERITAGE TROUBLE FOR NBC MACKINTOSH

In the week which has seen Halloween and the annual November the fifth warning to our politicians to behave themselves, the two heritage issues...

GOV’T CUTS THREATEN IWM LIBRARY

Just months after the Imperial War Museum Lambeth was re-opened by Prime Minister David Cameron to mark the centenary of the outbreak of World...

VICTORY GO AHEAD FOR OMEX UNDER UNESCO RULES

British Secretary of State for Defence Mr Michael Fallon MP has announced that the NASDAQ quoted  Florida based Treasure Hunting Company Odyssey Marine Exploration...

RECKLESS RISKS MAKING LODGE HILL BY-ELECTION ISSUE

A recent Mark Reckless Facebook Post alleging a Conservative Party "stitch up" over the Lodge Hill development.  Critics point out he supported the development...