Other forthcoming events Attached below are the events programmes for a range of archaeological societies in the East Midlands and immediately beyond. Most of these societies’ events are open to non-members, although a small charge is sometimes made. Further events are listed by date below. The Home Front day school: Ravenshead village hall, Vernon Crescent, Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire, NG15 9BP Saturday 25th October 2014, 9:30am — 4.15pm This day school, hosted jointly by the Nottinghamshire Local History Association and the Thoroton Society, looks at life and the wartime experience in Nottinghamshire. See below for further details. Archaeological and Historical Bus Tours of Sherwood Forest: Friday 31st October 2014 Join Mercian Archaeological Services CIC’s team of expert archaeologists and historians aboard their 1967 classic RouteMaster London Bus. The tour stops at places such as Rufford Abbey (to visit the site and stop for refreshments), the Sherwood Forest National Nature Reserve, King John’s Palace (with a site tour by Andy Gaunt) and Newstead (with a talk by Peter Hammond). The tour departs from Wellington Circus in Nottingham at 9:30am and returns by 17:30, depending on traffic. Tickets cost £17.50 per person — make sure you book early. Click here to book your place. Cicero and the Greeks: Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3, University of Leicester, Tuesday 4th November 2014, 5:30pm Dr Kathryn Tempest (Roehampton) will be giving this year’s Buchan lecture, which will be followed by a drinks reception. See below for further details. Do you have any upcoming events in the East Midlands that you would like to advertise on this page? Please send details to david.cba-em@virginmedia.com Made with Xara Web Designer East Midlands Council for British Archaeology East Midlands Group: Archaeology for all  Charity No. 1082287 Are you looking for the main CBA national site? Click here for archaeologyuk.org Council for British Archaeology Society for Lincolnshire History and Archaeology: click here South Yorkshire Industrial History Society: click here Derbyshire Archaeological Society: click here Yorkshire Archaeological Society: click here
Cicero and the Greeks Hunter Archaeological Society: click here Thoroton Society of Nottinghamshire: click here Elmet Archaeological Services Ltd: click here Home Front