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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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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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British Archaeological Awards 2014 winners announced

PRESS RELEASE: EMBARGOED UNTIL 17:00 hrs 14 July 2014   The winners of the 2014 British Archaeological Awards were announced today at an exclusive awards ceremony, compèred by Loyd Grossman, Chair of the Heritage Alliance, and Dan Snow, President of the Council for British Archaeology at the British Museum. British archaeologists are world leaders in […]
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Shortlist announced for British Archaeological Awards 2014

A shortlist of entries for the 2014 British Archaeological Awards has been announced today, showcasing the very best in British archaeology. The judging panels for the awards reported a bumper crop of nominations this year reflecting the incredible wealth, diversity and quality of archaeology entries uncovering and presenting the very latest thinking and discoveries right […]
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RT @Archaeology_UoS: first up #gmad2016 Barney Devine talking on 'Battles, Bricks & Bridges' northern Irish community project, a @BAAWARDSU

Congratulations to Marsh Awards' winners! https://t.co/CXPetH51Oe

Thanks to @SocAntiquaries for hosting our trustees’ meeting and making the sun shine

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RT @Archaeology_UoS: first up #gmad2016 Barney Devine talking on 'Battles, Bricks & Bridges' northern Irish community project, a @BAAWARDSU
Congratulations to Marsh Awards' winners! https://t.co/CXPetH51Oe
Thanks to @SocAntiquaries for hosting our trustees’ meeting and making the sun shine
RT @Culture24: The #museumsatnight festival is here! Hundreds of after-hours events in UK museums & galleries: where will you go? https://t…
RT @MustFarm: We're in the office updating diagrams and creating new images ready for a variety of upcoming talks and presentations. More d…
Relive the British Archaeological Awards 2016 https://t.co/RClewc1o5H via @baawardsuk
Looking forward to looking back at some of the best of British #archaeology with trustees tomorrow and planning the… https://t.co/KrbFZ8HCOc
RT @UNHCRUK: We're readying more camps to take those displaced from Mosul. But we need your help to respond to growing needs: https://t.co/…
Just one more week to get your feedback to trustees of @BAAWARDSUK 2016 https://t.co/TFYsBn5W7s