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2018 Shortlist announced!

The BAA 2018 Short List of finalist for this year’s British Archaeological Awards has just been released. The British Archaeological Awards are Britain’s most prestigious independent awards, celebrating and showcasing the best in archaeology across the UK. Established in 1976, they now encompass five Awards and two discretionary Awards and are a central event in the […]
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Shortlist anounced for 2018 finalists!

The BAA 2018 Short List of finalist for this year’s British Archaeological Awards has just been released. The British Archaeological Awards are Britain’s most prestigious independent awards, celebrating and showcasing the best in archaeology across the UK. Established in 1976, they now encompass five Awards and two discretionary Awards and are a central event in the […]
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Unique survival of Iron Age life in south-west Scotland

Unique survival of Iron Age life in south-west Scotland

The Whithorn Trust’s shortlisted entry for the 2016 British Archaeological Awards was based on excavations carried out by AOC Archaeology in 2015, and again in June 2016, which unearthed a unique discovery in Galloway that promises to revolutionise our understanding of the Iron Age in south-west Scotland. Last year, archaeologists began excavating one of numerous […]
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Westgate Oxford end of dig discovery

Westgate Oxford end of dig discovery

There is a basic rule of archaeological fieldwork which says “you always find the best stuff on the last day”, and so that moment arrived on the Westgate Oxford site. Well, it wasn’t exactly the last day, and it was one of many great discoveries, but the pressure was on – with construction teams and […]
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Must Farm award

Must Farm award

Archaeologists announce national award for Britain’s Bronze Age “Pompeii” The Bronze Age settlement of Must Farm, described as “Britain’s Pompeii” was awarded 2016 Best Archaeological Discovery at the British Archaeological Awards this week by an independent panel of archaeologists for uncovering a “lost world” buried deep beneath the Fenland just outside Whittlesey in Cambridgeshire. Uniquely […]
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2016 winners announced

Archaeologists announce national awards for best discoveries in Britain Archaeologists have announced the winners of this year’s British Archaeological Awards showcasing archaeology discoveries up and down the country that reveal new stories of Britain and its people. DCMS Heritage Minister, Tracey Crouch said: “Archaeology is such an important part of our nation’s heritage, helping us […]
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The BAA boost

The BAA boost

In July 2014 the Museum of London Archaeology team leading the excavations and research at Bloomberg London came along to the British Museum to the British Archaeological Awards, looking forward to hearing about some of the best archaeological projects in the UK and having a good chat and maybe a drink with colleagues. We were […]
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Shortlist announced for 2016 British Archaeological Awards

Judges have today released the shortlist for this year’s British Archaeological Awards showcasing professional and community-led archaeology projects up and down the country that reveal the story of Britain and its people in exciting, innovative and engaging ways. Shortlisted projects from across the UK range from large development–led excavations in our cities – such as […]
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Shortlist released for 2016 British Archaeological Awards

SHORTLIST FOR 2016 BRITISH ARCHAEOLOGICAL AWARDS REVEAL NEW AND EXCITING STORIES OF BRITAIN AND ITS PEOPLE Judges have today released the shortlist for this year’s British Archaeological Awards showcasing professional and community-led archaeology projects up and down the country that reveal the story of Britain and its people in exciting, innovative and engaging ways. Shortlisted […]
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Insights Seminar

Nominations for the 2016 British Archaeological Awards opened on Monday 14 September 2015 at a British Archaeological Awards seminar and reception at the Society of Antiquaries of London. Previous Award winners shared insights about their archaeology project, book or public presentation with the archaeology community to spread best practice and highlight the benefits of celebrating […]
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We have every reason to be optimistic says Carenza Lewis our compère for the awards this evening https://t.co/qH8NRhvR1s

Well done everyone. You are all amazing! https://t.co/lQMiWvALrt

RT @allisonl: @BAAWARDSUK winners for best public display of Archeology is the London Mithreaum Bloomberg SPACE #baawards https://t.co/aQtP…

RT @CoastArch: Wow... Joint winners, with @CITiZAN1 of the BAA best community project award!!! https://t.co/0n1pxd8g7A

RT @allisonl: @BAAWARDSUK best archeological project is the incredible Archeology at Knole project #baawards https://t.co/2EOoOmvXXp

RT @CITiZAN1: And the winners of the @BAAWARDSUK for Best Community Engagement Archaeology Project are.... both @CITiZAN1 And @CoastArch! C…

RT @allisonl: Delighted to be a guest of @ArchScot at the @BAAWARDSUK in the Central Hall, Westminster today. Looking forward to finding ou…

RT @allisonl: And now the @BAAWARDSUK for the best community engagement project goes to not one but two innovative citizen science initiati…

We have every reason to be optimistic says Carenza Lewis our compère for the awards this evening https://t.co/qH8NRhvR1s
Well done everyone. You are all amazing! https://t.co/lQMiWvALrt
RT @allisonl: @BAAWARDSUK winners for best public display of Archeology is the London Mithreaum Bloomberg SPACE #baawards https://t.co/aQtP…
RT @CoastArch: Wow... Joint winners, with @CITiZAN1 of the BAA best community project award!!! https://t.co/0n1pxd8g7A
RT @allisonl: @BAAWARDSUK best archeological project is the incredible Archeology at Knole project #baawards https://t.co/2EOoOmvXXp
RT @CITiZAN1: And the winners of the @BAAWARDSUK for Best Community Engagement Archaeology Project are.... both @CITiZAN1 And @CoastArch! C…
RT @allisonl: Delighted to be a guest of @ArchScot at the @BAAWARDSUK in the Central Hall, Westminster today. Looking forward to finding ou…
RT @allisonl: And now the @BAAWARDSUK for the best community engagement project goes to not one but two innovative citizen science initiati…