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"Almost unbelievable" return of stolen Roman head surprises staff at Vindolanda

Tue, 2015-10-13 23:00
A stone fragment of the head of a young male, stolen from Roman Vindolanda in Northumberland in the first theft at the site for 45 years, has been quietly returned four months later.
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Object of the Week: The Japanese Katsura tree in the quarry gardens of Northumberland's Belsay Hall

Tue, 2015-10-13 23:00
This unusual, yellow-to-copper tree comes from Japan and is just one of the many trees at Belsay Hall, in Northumberland, signalling the start of autumn in colourful style.
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Multiplied Art Fair Director and Christie's Senior Prints Specialist Murray Macaulay on collecting contemporary editions

Tue, 2015-10-13 23:00
Culture24 talks to Multiplied Art Fair's Director Murray Macaulay about the world of contemporary editions.
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The best art exhibitions to see in the Midlands in 2015

Mon, 2015-10-12 23:00
We travel across the heart of England, from the East Midlands to the West Midlands, seeking the region's best art exhibitions between now and Christmas.
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Milk, yoghurt and cheese eaten in exclusive ceremonies around Stonehenge feasts, say archaeologists

Mon, 2015-10-12 23:00
Archaeologists have used pottery and animal bones to suggest that milk, yoghurt and cheeses could have been seen as “exclusive” foods during the time Stonehenge was built.
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Frieze London and Frieze Masters 2015: Ten of the best events and exhibitions

Mon, 2015-10-12 23:00
Frieze Art Fair and Frieze Masters return to London with hundreds of galleries offering thousands of exhibits and events this week. Where to start? Here are ten.
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Released gamekeeper's pigs lead archaeologists to earliest human activity in Scotland

Mon, 2015-10-12 23:00
A gamekeeper's pigs have foraged the way to the earliest dated evidence for human activity in Scotland – a set of 12,000-year-old Ice Age stone tools in the Inner Hebrides.
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Here at your own Risk: Turner Contemporary's long-overdue exhibition shows artists' leaps of faith

Mon, 2015-10-12 23:00
Any work of art involves an element of risk, but some artists take things one step further and relinquish all control. Turner Contemporary embraces the risk with an exhibition featuring Alÿs, ORLAN and more, says Kirstie Brewer.
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