Other forthcoming events
Attached below are the events programmes for a range of archaeological societies in the South Midlands. These societies’
events are open to non-members, although a small charge is sometimes made. Further events are listed by date below.
Saving a Century
The Coach House, Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire: 25th March — 24th May 2015, Wednesday — Sunday, 10am — 5pm
This photographic exhibition celebrates the work of the Victorian Society. See below for further details.
The Buckinghamshire Historic Gardens Project
The Learning Zone, County Museum, Aylesbury: Tuesday 21st April 2015, 7:30pm
Claire De Carle will be speaking about this project to the Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society Active Archaeology Group.
£2 for AAG members, £4 for others.
The Rural Settlement of Roman England: from regional perspectives to national synthesis
Palmer Building, University of Reading, Whiteknights, Reading, RG6 6AQ: Tuesday 14th April 2015, 10am — 6pm
This is a one-day conference to disseminate the findings from investigations into Rural Settlements of Roman England. The
deadline for booking is 31st March. Click here for further details.
Biddenham Loop — a Neolithic and Bronze Age site
St. Andrew's Church Rooms, Crown Street, Kettering, NN16 8QE: Wednesday 29th April 2015, 7:30pm
Mike Luke will be updating the Ise Archaeology Research Society on the results of Albion Archaeology’s extensive excavations
within the Biddenham Loop, west of Bedford. £4 for IARS members, £5 for others. For further information click here to e-mail
Garden Room, Liston Hall, Chapel Street, Marlow, SL7 1DD: Thursday 30th April 2015, 8pm
Dr Justine Bayley, a specialist in metal and glass technology of the Roman and medieval periods, will be giving this talk, which
has been organised jointly by Marlow Archaeological Society and Archaeology in Marlow. £3 for members of AIM and MAS, £4 for
HS2: Heritage on the Line
Village hall, Weston Turville, Buckinghamshire: Saturday 16th May 2015
The proposed HS2 high-speed rail line is due to carve its way through a significant number of historic sites in central and north
Buckinghamshire, both above and below ground. The Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society has been actively raising
heritage issues with HS2 Limited and increasing public awareness, and is now organising this one-day conference. Ten
speakers, including Helen Glass, Archaeology and Heritage Manager for HS2 Limited, will speak about HS2's impact on many of
the threatened locations, ranging from ancient river deposits where mammoth bones have previously been discovered, to a
Roman small town and parts of two deserted medieval village sites. Tickets cost £10; buffet lunch £6. See below for further
information and the booking form.
The Archaeology of Anglo-Saxon Northamptonshire
St. Andrew's Church Rooms, Crown Street, Kettering, NN16 8QE: Wednesday 27th May 2015, 7:30pm
Paul Blinkhorn, best known for his work on Time Team, will be presenting this lecture to the Ise Archaeology Research Society.
£4 for IARS members, £5 for others. For further information click here to e-mail Carol Morton.
Excavation of the Corby Bypass at Barford Bridge
St. Andrew's Church Rooms, Crown Street, Kettering, NN16 8QE: Wednesday 24th June 2015, 7:30pm
Jim Brown will present this talk to the Ise Archaeology Research Society. £4 for IARS members, £5 for others. For further
information click here to e-mail Carol Morton.
The 2014 Excavations at Aston Clinton, its finds, findings and their significance
The Learning Zone, County Museum, Aylesbury: Tuesday 15th September 2015, 7:30pm
Matthew Morris of University of Leicester Archaeological Services will be speaking about the excavations to the
Buckinghamshire Archaeological Society Active Archaeology Group. £2 for AAG members, £4 for others.
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Heritage on the Line
Saving a Century