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Earliest human footprints outside of Africa found on sands of Happisburgh in Norfolk

Tue, 2014-02-11 01:00
In the latest discoveries on the Norfolk coastal site which experts have spent ten years investigating, a set of footprints have been dated to at least 800,000 years ago.
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Picture Gallery: London designers create selfies at Sochi for 2014 Winter Olympics

Mon, 2014-02-10 01:00
MegaFaces is a 2,000 square metre cube which recreates the face of visitors via photo booths within the Sochi Olympic Park where the Winter Olympics are being held.
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Human remains and Medieval wall discovered by archaeologists at Anglesey church

Mon, 2014-02-10 01:00
Archaeologists say human remains were dumped outside a medieval wall in an early 7th century building on the site of the current St Ffinan's church.
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Public Service Broadcasting to play exclusive RAF Museum gigs for Museums at Night 2014

Mon, 2014-02-10 01:00
The electro-rock duo will play three consecutive nights at London's RAF Museum, coinciding with the Museums at Night festival this May.
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Family of Charles Dickens unveil first UK statue of author at Portsmouth Guildhall

Fri, 2014-02-07 01:00
Sculptor Martin Jennings says his sculpture of Charles Dickens, made in his hometown of Portsmouth, expresses the "energy and richness of imagination" of the author.
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Giant thumb and skeletal riderless horse next up for Trafalgar Square's Fourth Plinth

Fri, 2014-02-07 01:00
Hans Haacke and David Shrigley will create the next two commissions for London's Fourth Plinth, in 2015 and 2016.
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Picture Gallery: Spectacular Roman mosaic found in Israel shows ancient animal paradise

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:00
One of the oldest surviving complete Roman mosaics, found in Lod, Israel, will appear in Britain this summer following a world tour to the Louvre and New York's Metropolitan Museum.
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Picture Gallery: Stunning Georgian costumes at Bath Fashion Museum

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:00
Fans of Austen and the Georgian period should make their way to the Fashion Museum in Bath where a series stunning original costumes take centre stage.
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Mounted seals, shrewd stoats and a taxidermy tableau: The Cabinet of Curiosities

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:00
Many visitors claim the grey Woolston seal, found swimming the Mersey in 1908, was shot by their grandfather. Criminality and a new Polly Morgan work also feature in Warrington.
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Mallard sets off from York as projections light up Durham Castle ahead of finale

Thu, 2014-02-06 01:00
Its Dominion of Canada and Dwight D Eisenhower sister engines are off to Chesterfield this weekend, but the finale of a year-long celebration, in Shildon, awaits Mallard next week.
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Handel's royal relationships to sing in musical exhibition at the Foundling Museum

Wed, 2014-02-05 01:00
On the 300th anniversary of his composition playing at King George II's coronation, a major exhibition is all about the creative philanthropy of George Frideric Handel.
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Alice Anderson to mummify in copper for Memory Movement Memory Objects show

Wed, 2014-02-05 01:00
Visitors will be invited to mummify a 1967 Ford Mustang among more than 100 works at the Wellcome Collection's show by minimalist copper wire sculpture Alice Anderson.
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Edmund De Waal aims to be "skying like Constable" at Turner Contemporary

Wed, 2014-02-05 01:00
Turner Contemporary has revealed details of its latest Sunley Gallery commission, which will see Edmund De Waal tackle the gallery's stunning North Sea vista.
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Dodos, Lewis Carroll and Polly Morgan: Inside Warrington's Cabinet of Curiosities

Tue, 2014-02-04 01:00
A spectacular new gallery at the 19th century Warrington Museum features more than 80 colourful birds, a seal and a giant anteater. Manager Janice Hayes tells us more.
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Uncertainty over reburial of Richard III as Leicester and York await judicial review

Tue, 2014-02-04 01:00
A year after DNA tests confirmed the body of Richard III had been found, Leicester Cathedral and the descendents of the King have launched campaigning websites.
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Curator’s Choice: Alex Farquharson on Brain Bug by Marvin Gaye Chetwynd

Tue, 2014-02-04 01:00
The Director of Nottingham Contemporary tells us how a monstrous, telepathic creature from out of space landed in the Midlands gallery
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"Groundswell of support" for £12.5 million last surviving Van Dyck portrait to stay in Britain

Tue, 2014-02-04 01:00
Self-Portrait, a 1640 work which has been bought by an overseas buyer, is likely to have its export bar extended after public donations reached £3.2 million in three months.
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Met Office performances to Bring the Happy to Exeter in memory mapping project

Tue, 2014-02-04 01:00
Following tea and giant maps in a disused city shop, Invisible Flock's memory-nurturing tour will culminate in three live gigs by a six-piece band at Exeter's Met Office.
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21st century heads of Charles Darwin fill busts with ant colonies and DNA data

Mon, 2014-02-03 01:00
When a bust of Charles Darwin moved to the Grant Museum of Zoology's new home in 2011, it left an empty plinth. A head-sculpting competition will redress the balance.
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Go inside the Large Hadron Collider as Science Museum announces tour

Mon, 2014-02-03 01:00
The exhibition which has attracted thousands of people to the Science Museum will tour to the Museum of Science and Industry ahead of an international tour.
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