Tag Archives: Stonehenge

Stonehenge on the TV: can we ever have enough?

Once again the nation’s favourite prehistoric monument features on TV with the Timewatch documentary that considers the many, and it must be said varied, interpretations of the site. I think I might be right in thinking this is a repeat, … Continue reading

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A Stonehenge round-up!

As ever, there’s always something happening with Britain’s number one archaeological site, so we thought we’d take the opportunity to give you a round-up on some of the news. The Feeding Stonehenge Project, based at the University of York, has been … Continue reading

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KS2 teachers: Comings and goings on TV, museums and more!

Well, while schools are getting settled in and universities are gearing up to the new academic year, here are a few items from the world of archaeology and heritage that have attracted my attention. You’d better be quick though as … Continue reading

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More startling Neolithic discoveries!

As if this summer hadn’t given us enough to think about with the excavations we reported on at Marden, Avebury and Dorstone Hill in our Summer of action posts, news reaches us of the remarkable discoveries made by Prof. Vince Gaffney of … Continue reading

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Stones of Power? Megaliths and Politics.

Hot off the press is the latest blog from  one our favourite archaeologists – The Urban Prehistorian (Miliband’s Megalith) in which the role of megaliths (trans. big stones) in a modern context is explored You may be surprised to learn that … Continue reading

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