Entries by Hugh Bray

Cheshire History Day – Literary Cheshire

Cheshire History Day will be held on Saturday 4th November 2017 at the new Memorial Court in Northwich. The days’ topic will be Literary Cheshire with presentations on Ranulf Higden, Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Anna Barbauld, Elizabeth Gaskell and Beatrice Tunstall. Click here for further information

Menai Bridge Book Fair

Menai Bridge Book Fair will be held on Saturday 14th October 2017 Ysgol David Hughes (School), Pentraeth Road, Menai Bridge, LL59 5SS Fifty tables of books in Welsh and English, old, new and antiquarian; postcards, collectables, etc. You can watch a bookbinder demonstrating his craft. Click here for more information

CIfA launches important new guidance

The Chartered Institute for Archaeologists (CIfA) has published important new guidance entitled “A Review of the Standard of Reporting on Archaeological Artefacts in England – 24 July 2017” Click here for more information

Additions to the Links page!

New additions to the Links page include: The Offa’s Dyke collaboratory: A Research Network for Offa’s Dyke, Wat’s Dyke and Early Medieval Western Britain Atlas of hillforts of Britain and Ireland Key to English place-names The rural settlement of Roman Britain Click here to go the Links page

Excavations at Moel Arthur

The Clwydian Range Archaeological Group (CRAG) will start excavations at Moel Arthur on Saturday 22nd July 2017. CRAG will be holding two Open Days at Loggerheads Country Park on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th July to encourage people to visit the site, or join them as excavators. Click here for more information