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Francesca BolognaArchaeological research is not just about digging. We are turning our focus to biological remains found at Field 44 on the A428, looking at the site under the microscope.
As the COP26 UN climate change summit comes to a close, we look back at a series of powerful heritage climate stories.
02.06.2021In this blog, MOLA Archaeological Supervisor and Field Training Officer Claudia Tommasino reflects on what archaeology and cultural diversity mean to her.
08.01.2021This summer our Northampton historic buildings team found a Saxon carved stone, thought to be part of a standing cross, while recording the conservation work of a church tower at Church Stowe, Stowe Nine Churches, Northamptonshire (see our previous blog about the project). In this blog, Historic Building Officer Lauren Wilson tells us more about the stone…
28.10.2020Conservation and scientific analysis work on a group of 11 remarkable Iron Age cauldrons uncovered at Glenfield Park continues to shed light on the construction and repair of these impressive metal objects.