News stories from around the world.
Volunteer digs and ﬁeld schools for 2010.
Culinary escapades from Annie Evans.
Suggestions for practical archaeology courseswithin the UK and Ireland.
David Connolly discusses the need to createstandards in archaeology.
Archaeology comedy from the video archive,including classic Monty Python.
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A Series of Fortunate Events
Metal detectorist Peter Twinn describes thechain of events in his life that led to a passionfor archaeology.
Archaeology Through the Keyhole
Dating of hillforts has long been the subject of debateamongst archaeologists. Murray Cook argues thatkeyhole excavation is the way forward.
Fort St. Joseph
An 18th century French frontier fort involved in the fur trade provides the subject for an exceptional award-winning communityarchaeology project.
Prepare for Action
Dominic Hall, a ﬁeld skills expedition leader, sharessome of his top tips for enjoying a safe but excitingadventure.