Chester Heritage Festival 22-30 June

Chester Heritage Festival – Telling the story of our city and its people.
This year’s Festival is part of European Year of Cultural Heritage and embraces both Midsummer Watch Parades and the start of the Chester Mystery Plays.
Click here to download the Festival Leaflet

Lecture Programme 2018-19

The 2018-19 CAS lecture programme has been published
Click here to go to the Lectures page

Pictorial History of the Sandstone Ridge

The Sandstone Ridge Trust would like your help to compile a pictorial history of the wonderful Sandstone Ridge
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CBA NW Spring Conference 2018

North West Regional Research Framework for the Historic Environment – Final Conference in association with CBA North West. This free event will be held on Saturday 28th April 2018 at the University of Salford
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Britain’s Most Historic Towns

Chester is featured in this upcoming Channel 4 series staring on April 7th. Click here for more information

2018 Excursions programme

The excursions programme for 2018 has been published
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CAS Archaeology Conference 29 – 30 June 2018

The CAS Archaeology Conference will be held in the Lecture Theatre of the Grosvenor Museum, commencing on the evening of Friday 29th June 2018 with a keynote lecture, and continue all day Saturday 30th. Expressions of interest are sought for this event, Click here to e-mail your name and contact address

Digital copies of the CAS Journal

Back issues of the CAS journal, together with other publications, are now accessible online
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Collected essays on Bede and the early kings of Northumbria

Our member Clive Tolley has just published this volume of his collected essays on Bede and the early kings of Northumbria.
You can order copies directly from the publishers http://www.gracewing.co.uk/page466.html
Clive also has a limited number of copies at £11, available for collection at one of our meetings.
Click here to e-mail Clive
Click here to download a copy of the front cover of this publication

The Roman Amphitheatre of Chester

The first volume of this publication sets out the Prehistoric and Roman Archaeology of Chester’s Amphitheatre.
Click here for further information and an opportunity to purchase a pre-publication copy at a reduced price