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.
Friends of Moor Pond Wood: Papplewick, Nottinghamshire, Saturday 12th — Sunday 13th July 2014
The Friends of Moor Pond Wood are holding a dig and exhibition in Grange Cottages Wood, at the junction of Moor Road
(B683) and Papplewick Lane, Papplewick (SK 549 503). Visitors and offers of help are welcome: click here to contact the
Secretary for more information.
Ice Age Journeys: guided tours of excavation
Farndon, Newark, Nottinghamshire: Saturday 19th — Sunday 20th July 2014, 11am — 4:30pm
FARI Archaeology has been looking for evidence of the Ice Age hunters who used to live in the area between present-day
Farndon and Newark. There will be guided tours of the excavations at 11:30am and 3pm each day, and a 'sure-flake' test-
pit for the kids. See below for a map of how to get there.
Ice Age Journeys: display
Buttermarket shopping centre, Market Place, Newark, NG24 1BF: Saturday 26th July 2014, 10:30am — 4pm
The display will include modern works of art inspired by prehistoric cave paintings and the tools left by ancient hunters
between the Rivers Trent and Devon, near Newark. There will also be an exhibition of the site investigations conducted
by FARI Archaeology, the flint tools from the site, and colouring for the kids.
The Archaeology of Suffolk: CBA Members' Weekend
Bury St Edmunds, Saturday 17th — Sunday 19th October 2014
This event offers CBA members the chance to explore the rich archaeological heritage of Suffolk, visiting places such as
Sutton Hoo, Grime’s Graves and West Stow Anglo-Saxon village in the company of experts such as Martin Carver and Jess
Tipper. Click here for further details and to book.
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