Entries by Hugh Bray

Festival of Archaeology 13 – 28 July 2019

The Festival of Archaeology is a UK-wide annual two-week event, coordinated by the Council for British Archaeology. See https://festival.archaeologyuk.org/ for comprehensive details The University of Liverpool will be hosting Festival of Archaeology related events in Liverpool and Ness Gardens. Click here for further details

Tour of Liverpool Old Dock

The CAS excursion on 15 July will be a tour of Liverpool Old Dock which was a considerable feat of engineering constructed in the early 1700s. Click here for further details

Sandstone Ridge Trust Bulletin

The Sandstone Ridge Trust has asked Chester Archaeological Society to be involved in the inaugural Sandstone Ridge Walk and Ride Festival taking place between Saturday 5th and Sunday 13th October 2019. Click here for further details

Historic England revised and new information

Historic England have (i) revised and updated its guidance on Piling and Archaeology, and (ii) are funding projects that facilitate access to Research Resources such as collections and typologies. Click here to download further details

Chester Heritage Festival 21-29 June 2019

The 2019 Chester Heritage Festival will take place between 21st and 29thJune, with over 60 events in and around Chester. The events will tell the story of our city and its people and, this year, many have a waterways theme, telling the stories of the River Dee and Chester’s canal. Click here to download further […]

HistoryExtra Weekend

The BBC History Magazine and BBC World Histories Magazine will be holding a History Weekend in Chester on 25th – 27th October 2019 Click here for more information