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Skeletons beneath Dorset villa could reveal health and ancestry of 4th century Romans

Wed, 2014-07-09 00:00
Archaeologists in Dorset say a set of five adult skeletons, found in the first burial of villa owners close to their residence, could hold "significant information" about the Romans.
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Archaeologists hit the jackpot first time with Roman bath find at Segedunum Roman Fort

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:00
Archaeologists have discovered a bath house during their first dig on the site of a former Roman fort and pub at the end of Hadrian's Wall.
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In Pictures: The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and Harewood House's Tour de France

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:00
William, Kate and Prince Harry saw the Tour off, cycling star Lizzie Armistead camped overnight and The Red Arrows and World War II planes soared as Le Tour visited Yorkshire.
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Lady Gaga Parliament protest prevails as Secretary of State rules on Smithfield Market

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:00
An army of Lady Gaga-inspired protestors are enjoying the edge of glory after their opposition to a proposed retail and office development saw a government inquiry go their way.
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Artists to create works live from Constable's Romantic landscapes in Field Broadcast

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:00
Screened to the public through a downloadable app, eight artists are about to begin seven days of live digital broadcasts from the landscapes which once inspired Constable.
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A History of the World Cup in 24 Objects: David Goldblatt on an 1872 England shirt

Tue, 2014-07-08 00:00
A knitted cotton England shirt from 1872 illustrates a facet of football that has remained largely unchanged for 150 years, says the writer.
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A once-in-a-lifetime discovery: Archaeologist Rachael Hall on Roman and Iron Age cave coins in the Peak District

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:00
The National Trust archaeologist tells us about the quest to excavate a hoard of special coins, found in a church-like cave in Derbyshire and resembling tiny pieces of art.
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Archaeologists say coins found in Derbyshire cave could be buried savings of Roman tribe

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:00
Experts from the National Trust and the British Museum say a set of 26 coins, left in Reynard’s Kitchen Cave by the 1st century Corieltavi tribe, suggest "a serious amount of wealth".
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The World Cup in five seconds: Diego Maradona's hand of God goal against England

Mon, 2014-07-07 00:00
Twenty-eight years after it grabbed the headlines, artist Andy Baker recreates Diego Maradona's infamous goal for Argentina at the World Cup in Mexico.
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Ten exhibitions and events to see in UK galleries and museums for the Tour de France

Sat, 2014-07-05 00:00
The Yorkshire Festival heralds exhibitions ranging from French porcelain to giant outdoor sculptures, while a land art project stretches across the South Pennine area.
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