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Paying it forward: nominations open!

According to Wikipedia (how did we ever live without it?), the expression “pay it forward” is used to describe the concept of asking that a good deed be repaid by having it done to…

Still alive at Current Archaeology Live

….barely! Epic night. Here’s a piccie of Project Director Brendon Wilkins at our first-ever public appearance! Ain’t he handsome?  

This girl is clearly brilliant

This girl is clearly brilliant

A fantastic article that makes us go all gooey inside, outlining all that existential stuff that we haven’t had time to talk about yet!

DigVentures in the press!

DigVentures in the press!

We’re still in our pyjamas after last night’s party, and we’ve woken up to a story in the BBC, another on Past Horizons, and a social media onslaught. It’s wonderful!

DigVentures Launch party – 29th February 2012

DigVentures Launch party – 29th February 2012

If you’re reading this, that means we’ve finally gone live! We’re celebrating in London this very minute, and looking forward to sharing all the news! Check back tomorrow for party pics and more…

Team profile: Mike Bamforth

Team profile: Mike Bamforth

Mike Bamforth started his archaeological career in the mid-1990’s at Flag Fen, and has recently joined DigVentures as one of our key staff members on the Flag Fen Lives project. We thought it would…

Bronze Age Roundhouse

Welcome to the DigVentures Blog!

Welcome to the Site Hut (otherwise known as the DigVentures Blog!) It’s not just for news or stories from our digs – our team of archaeologists dig up all the latest news from around…

Welcome to the new Site Hut

So, you’re on your first archaeological dig, and you spot a piece of pottery. What clues can tell you if it’s Roman? And how can you tell what type of pot it once was?

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