Get ready for the digital Festival of Archaeology

The 2020 CBA Festival of Archaeology will be taking place in two parts, a digital event 11-19 July and on the ground events 24 October – 1 November.
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Dee House, The Future – Findings and Recommendations Report

The final version of the Dee House, The Future – Findings and Recommendations Report has now been published.
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CAS AGM, Lecture and Excursion progammes are postponed

Due to the current emergency the CAS AGM, Lecture and Excursion programmes are postponed. It may be possible to re-arrange these events in the Autumn, please check this web site for further information.

The Lithic Studies Society: Alan Saville Grant 2020

Applications are now being accepted for the 2020 Alan Saville Grant, in memoriam of Alan Saville, one of the founding members of the Lithic Studies Society.
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The Chester County Court Indictment Roll, 1354-1377: Dealing with Serious Crime in later Medieval Cheshire

The launch of this substantial volume has been postponed until later in the year as a result of the current emergency.

Lecture 5th February: Dee House Feasibility Study

This lecture by Tony Barton, Donald Insall Associates, will be held on 5th February at 7:30pm at the Grosvenor Museum
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University of Chester Archaeology Student Conference

Entitled “The Public Archaeology of Treasure”, this 5th University of Chester Archaeology Student Conference will be held on Friday 31st January and Saturday 1st February at the Grosvenor Museum. Free and Open to all.
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A vision for the future of Chester’s Dee House

A vision for the future of Chester’s Dee House will be presented to residents at a series of public drop in sessions next month.
The Dee House and Amphitheatre Working Group is inviting the public to the events on 6 February, 6-8pm, at Storyhouse, in Chester, and 12 February, 1-5pm, at the Palatine Room in Chester Town Hall.
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Hadrian’s Wall Archaeology Forum

The eleventh Hadrian’s Wall Archaeology Forum will be held in Hexham on Saturday 29th February
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Lecture 11th January: Dorstone Hill: A Neolithic Landscape in Herefordshire

This lecture by Professor Julian Thomas, University of Manchester, will be held on 11th January at 2:30pm at the Grosvenor Museum
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