Voluntary Archaeology Under Pressure

These are difficult times for the several thousand voluntary archaeology and heritage groups in the UK. Normal forms of interaction – monthly meetings, walks, tours, finds processing, library research, and field work – are all closing down as the CORVID-19 virus, and the measures needed to combat it, takes hold. At least three major surveys…

Archaeology and Sustainability

The live-art version of my ‘archaeology and sustainability’ talk produced by Visual Minutes, for the Sustainable Stories exhibition, CUBE Gallery, Manchester, 3-6 November 2012.  I recently had the strange experience of being a live part of an interactive exhibition, as one of several individuals asked to take part in the ‘Speakers’ Corner’ session of the…