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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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Roman gold, sceptre heads and Saxon sites: Archaeologist reveals Lincolnshire's best finds

Fri, 2014-07-04 00:00
Ahead of this year's Festival of Archaeology, Finds Liaison Officer Adam Daubney reveals a statue of mercury, Roman earrings, Lower Palaeolithic hand axes and much more.
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French farm takes over Huddersfield town centre as Tour de France inspires Yorkshire

Fri, 2014-07-04 00:00
Calling their event the Seedlings' Revenge, French company Le Phun have given residents a surprise by introducing a farm to to Huddersfield's St George's Square.
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