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Argentine builders ‘strike oil’: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 31 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/7805549.stm

Ancient burial ground uncovered: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 30 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/oxfordshire/7804287.stm

European Neanderthals had ginger hair and freckles: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
29 December 2008

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/scienceandtechnology/science/sciencenews/4015567/European-Neanderthals-had-ginger-hair-and-freckles.html

Males dominated migration from Africa – study: Source IOL SA NEWS
December 29 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20081229091012155C412008

Call for 'Pilgrim Way' footpath: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 28 December 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/7802075.stm

1,000 years on, perils of fake Viking swords are revealed: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Saturday 27 December 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/dec/27/archaeology-vikings-sword

Study to reveal heads mysteries: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 26 December 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7798852.stm

Man accused of smuggling mummies: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 24 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7799488.stm

British tourist unearths treasure: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 23 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7797977.stm

Pair of tombs discovered in Egypt: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 23 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7796675.stm

Tombs discovered after 4,000 years: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 22 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/7796038.stm

Gladiators return to Colosseum after 2,000 years: Source TIMES ONLINE
December 20, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5369754.ece

Roman battlefield unearthed: Source IOL SA NEWS
December 18 2008

http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20081218075153715C499281

'Ancient city unearthed' in Peru: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 17 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/7787053.stm

Noisy, smelly, excavated Pompeii: Source TIMES ONLINE
December 17, 2008
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/the_tls/article5356645.ece

Romans fought in north in 3rd century, dig shows: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday 16 December 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/dec/16/romans-archaeology-germany-teutoberg

Sudan statues show ancient script: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 16 December 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7786361.stm

World’s oldest portrait in peril: Source TIMES ONLINE
December 14, 2008

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5337657.ece

Antikythera: A 2,000-year-old Greek computer comes back to life: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday 11 December 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/blog/2008/dec/11/antikythera-first-computer

Britain's oldest brain dating back 2,000 years to Iron Age discovered: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
11 December 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/3708142/Britains-oldest-brain-dating-back-2000-years-to-Iron-Age-discovered.html

500 years on, a fresh look at England's mightiest monarch: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday 11 December 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2008/dec/11/henry-viii-500-british-musuem

Graves 'may mark ancient church': Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 10 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/oxfordshire/7775313.stm

Stone Age string: Unearthed, the twine that was twisted into shape 8,000 years ago: Source DAILY MAIL NEWS
07 December 2008
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-1092711/Stone-Age-string-Unearthed-twine-twisted-shape-8-000-years-ago.html

Ancient skills 'could reverse global warming': Source INDEPENDENT NEWS
Sunday, 7 December 2008
http://www.independent.co.uk/environment/climate-change/ancient-skills-could-reverse-global-warming-1055700.html

Last tsar remains identified: Source IOL SA NEWS
December 06 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20081206082636365C493794

Shipwreck clues could clear Blackbeard of sinking his ship to swindle his crew: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
06 December 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/3628233/Shipwreck-clues-could-clear--Blackbeard-of-sinking-his-ship-to-swindle-his-crew.html

Vikings give way to broch stars: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 3 December 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7760615.stm

Rare Bronze Age necklace is found: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 1 December 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/manchester/7758075.stm

New Stone Age artefacts unearthed: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 1 December 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7758986.stm

'Buddha's skull' found in Nanjing: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
24 November 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/asia/china/3511676/Buddhas-skull-found-in-Nanjing.html

Site of Romulus's murder to be tourist draw: Source TIMES ONLINE
November 23, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article5216946.ece

Hadrian's wall boosted economy for ancient Britons, archaeologists discover: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
22 November 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/environment/archeology/3463005/Hadrians-wall-boosted-economy-for-ancient-Britons-archaeologists-discover.html

Astral discovery: Copernicus skeleton identified: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Saturday 22 November 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/nov/22/astronomy-genetics-copernicus

16th-century skeleton identified as astronomer Copernicus: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday 21 November 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/nov/21/astronomy-archaeology

Scots unearth ancient 'treasures': Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 21 November 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/7741835.stm

Clues to why modern humans migrated...: Source IOL SA NEWS
November 21 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=31&art_id=vn20081121054843530C280787

£350,000 gold collar hailed as best iron age find in 50 years: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday 20 November 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2008/nov/20/heritage-art

In pictures: Treasure galore: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 19 November 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_pictures/7738208.stm

Busy year for UK treasure hunters: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 19 November 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7736759.stm

World's oldest nuclear family unearthed in Germany: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday 18 November 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/nov/18/archaeology-germany-dna-nuclear-family

Mary Rose 'sunk by French cannon': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 17 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hampshire/7733296.stm

Babylon: A tower of strength: Source TIMES ONLINE
November 16, 2008

http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/visual_arts/article5140213.ece

Human ancestors born big brained: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 14 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7721999.stm

'Largest' church uncovered in Syria: Source IOL SA NEWS
November 13 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20081113140027162C707556

Iraq's damaged Babylon hopes for revival: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 14 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7729064.stm

Bowl survives 300 years underground: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 13 November 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/northern_ireland/7727291.stm

Roman wall repair project begins: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 13 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/tyne/7726783.stm

Archaeologists hail 'remarkable' Roman settlement uncovered during pipeline work: Source 24 DASH NEWS
Thursday 13th November 2008
http://www.24dash.com/news/Communities/2008-11-13-Archaeologists-hail-remarkable-Roman-settlement-uncovered-during-pipeline-work

In Pictures: Bath clean-up: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 13 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7727268.stm

Roman Baths get overdue clean-up: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 13 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/bristol/7727306.stm

Dead Parrot sketch ancestor found: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 13 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/7725079.stm

Google Earth revives ancient Rome: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 12 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/7725560.stm

Rare artifact found in Jerusalem: Source IOL SA NEWS
November 11 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20081111053105555C683735

In pictures: New pyramid found: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 11 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_pictures/7723477.stm

4000-year-old pyramid found in Egypt: Source IOL SA NEWS
November 11 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20081112053605720C292265

Who owns our ancient past?: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 5 November 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/today/hi/today/newsid_7709000/7709332.stm

King Arthur's 'wedding site' sale: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 1 November 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/7704048.stm

Seamen left their mark: Source IOL SA NEWS
October 31 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20081031054842308C648408

DNA legacy of ancient seafarers: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 31 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7700356.stm

'Time teams' hit by housing woes: Source THIS IS LINCOLNSHIRE NEWS
Friday, October 31, 2008

http://www.thisislincolnshire.co.uk/news/Housing-woes-hit-new-victims-8211-archaeologists/article-440788-detail/article.html

Does 'Iceman' have modern relatives?: Source IOL SA NEWS
October 31 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20081031064419422C521569

Afghans plan museums to replace moonscapes: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday October 30 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/oct/30/afghanistan-taliban-heritage-museums-kabul

'Exceptional' Roman coins hoard: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 30 October 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_east/7699953.stm

'Oldest Hebrew script' is found: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 30 October 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/middle_east/7700037.stm

Stinking fish confirms date of Pompeii's destruction: Source TIMES ONLINE
October 29, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/court_and_social/article5032793.ece

How fire helped people to move into Europe: Source IOL SA NEWS
October 27 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20081027053811205C685673

The Vikings' burning question: some decent graveside theatre: Source TIMES ONLINE
October 26, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/scotland/article5019976.ece

Vikings preferred male grooming to pillaging: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
25 Oct 2008

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/3256539/Vikings-preferred-male-grooming-to-pillaging.html

Clue to medieval church uncovered: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 23 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7685803.stm


Ancient jewels found in uni desk: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 22 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/7684300.stm

Sunshine uncovers hidden history
: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 20 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7676581.stm

Prehistoric drug kit is evidence of Stoned Age: Source TIMES ONLINE
October 19, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/science/article4969360.ece

The treasure trove making waves: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 18 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/from_our_own_correspondent/7675866.stm

Rome reveals tombs of dark ages city: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday October 17 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/oct/17/rome-archaeology-tomb

Archaeologists discover earliest ever foundations at Hampton Court Palace from 800 years ago: Source DAILY MAIL NEWS
17th October 2008
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-1078477/Archaeologists-discover-earliest-foundations-Hampton-Court-Palace-800-years-ago.html

Tomb of the real 'Gladiator' discovered in Italy: Source TIMES ONLINE
October 17, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article4953947.ece

Ancient Egypt had powerful Sudan rival, British Museum dig shows: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
16 Oct 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/africaandindianocean/sudan/3209644/Ancient-Egypt-had-powerful-Sudan-rival-British-Museum-dig-shows.html

Uncovering north's Christian past: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 13 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7666916.stm

Stories behind statues revealed: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 10 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/somerset/7663242.stm

Stonehenge 'older than believed': Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 9 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7660860.stm

Penny sheds light on old Pwllheli: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 6 October 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/north_west/7655137.stm

Islanders call for return of Welsh crown: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Sunday October 5 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/uk/2008/oct/05/wales.archaeology

Unexpected Roman ruin turns history on its head: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday October  02 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2008/oct/02/roman.fort.heritage

Dig uncovers Roman invasion coast
: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 2 October 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/kent/7648033.stm

Mice may help track the movements of Vikings: Source IOL SA NEWS
October 01 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20081001053919113C289103

Ancient skulls returned to Egypt: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 30 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/manchester/7644151.stm

'Iceman' row ends after 17 years: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 29 September 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7643286.stm

Uncovering Namibia's sunken treasure: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 26 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7634479.stm

Pharaoh's head could be 3 000 years old: Source IOL SA NEWS
September 26 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080926054346969C869995

Relief road excavation to start: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 24 September 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7633833.stm

Neanderthals 'enjoyed broad menu': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 23 September 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7630042.stm

Romans 'brought leeks to Wales': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 23 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/7631249.stm

Dig pinpoints Stonehenge origins: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 21 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7625145.stm

Ancestor city of Venice unearthed: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
17 September 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/europe/italy/2975502/Ancestor-city-of-Venice-unearthed.html

Saxon relic worth up to £15,000: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 17 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/south_yorkshire/7621995.stm

Ramses temple found in eastern Cairo: Source IOL SA NEWS
September 16 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080916053850908C449745

Roman skeleton may give TB clues: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 16 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7619343.stm

Stone-age pilgrims trekked hundreds of miles to attend feasts: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday September 11 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/sep/11/stonehenge.neolithic

Stolen 'Pharaoh's eye' to head home: Source IOL SA NEWS
September 11 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080910152233884C274330

Buddha statue find at Afghan site: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 8 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7604519.stm

Ancient trees recorded in mines: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 8 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7604721.stm

Glacier yields Neolithic treasure chest : Source IOL SA NEWS
September 05 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080905063900902C783420

Ethiopia unveils ancient obelisk: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 4 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/africa/7597589.stm

Jerusalem ancient walls unveiled: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 3 September 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7595613.stm

Medieval manuscript stays in UK: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 3 September 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7595959.stm

Stonehenge 'was hidden from lower classes': Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
31 Aug 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/2655187/Stonehenge-was-hidden-from-lower-classes.html

Buried treasure puzzles excavators: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 29 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080829175113400C229986

Chariot find at settlement site: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 28 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7585922.stm

'Lost towns' discovered in Amazon: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 28 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7586860.stm

Wari mummy unearthed in Peru: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 27 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080827065750969C629470

More improvements at Roman Baths: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 27 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/somerset/7584341.stm

'Complexity' of Neanderthal tools
: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 26 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7582912.stm

Pictured: Divers discover amazingly preserved shipwreck of HMS London on bottom of Thames: Source THIS IS LOCAL LONDON NEWS
26 August  2008
http://www.thisislondon.co.uk/news/article-23544808-details/Pictured:+Divers+discover+amazingly+preserved+shipwreck+of+HMS+London+on+bottom+of+Thames/article.do

Ritual horns do not predate Jewish expulsion: Source TIMES ONLINE
August 25, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/global/article4607109.ece

Huge statue of Roman ruler found: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 25 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7580745.stm

Alpine melt reveals ancient life: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 24 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/science/nature/7580294.stm

Archaeology: Fire lays bare prehistoric secrets of the moors in Yorkshire: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday August 21 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/aug/21/archaeology

Bronze Age Skeleton Found In Wicken: Source ELY STANDARD NEWS
20 August 2008
http://www.ely-standard.co.uk/content/ely/news/story.aspx?brand=ELYOnline&category=News&tBrand=HertsCambsOnline&tCategory=newslatestELY&itemid=WEED20%20Aug%202008%2012%3A30%3A07%3A903

John Dore: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday August 19 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/aug/19/archaeology

Timeline to unravel area's past: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 19 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7568052.stm

The Sahara was once green: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 15 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080815055331457C929013

Roman coffins discovered at dig: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 14 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7561263.stm

Head of Roman empress unearthed: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 14 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7560833.stm

King's tomb attacked by vandals: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 12 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7556391.stm

Roman temple found under church: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 12 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7555845.stm

Warrior past revisited: Source CAMBRIDGE NEWS
11 August 2008
http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/cn%5Fnews%5Fely/DisplayArticle.asp?ID=338578

2 000 year-old find...: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 11 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080811161940384C316243

Romanians find 2.5m-year-old skeleton: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Saturday August 9 2008

http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/aug/09/archaeology

Leg bone yields DNA secrets of man's Neanderthal 'Eve': Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday August 8 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/aug/08/evolution.genetics

Ancient city uncovered in Afghan: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 08 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080808072546864C322942

Shakespeare's Shoreditch theatre unearthed: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday August 07 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/culture/2008/aug/07/shakespeare.shoreditch

Archaeology offers computer hope: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 6 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7545209.stm

The truth about the Picts: Source INDEPENDENT NEWS
Wednesday, 6 August 2008
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/the-truth-about-the-picts-886098.html

The secret of Maya green: Source TIMES ONLINE
August 6, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/global/article4473373.ece

Archaeologists unearth Thracian carriage: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 06 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080806123015589C395782

German scientists dig for their own Stonehenge: Source REUTERS NEWS
Wed Aug 6, 2008
http://www.reuters.com/article/lifestyleMolt/idUSL623035920080806

Cairo paternity test for King Tut: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 6 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/middle_east/7546041.stm

12th century chapel revealed: Source EDP24 NEWS
02 August 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED03%20Aug%202008%2014%3A50%3A12%3A020

Prehistoric rock art picture gallery: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
August 1, 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/gallery/2008/jul/31/1?picture=336120468

Britain's rock art is a national treasure: Jonathan Jones’ the blog: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
August 1, 2008
http://blogs.guardian.co.uk/art/2008/08/rock_art_english_heritage.html

What the Romans did for us: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 1 August 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/magazine/7537766.stm

Archaeologists find Gedaliah's seal: Source IOL SA NEWS
August 01 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080801135757861C908041

Medieval 'calculator' stays in UK: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 31 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7534456.stm

Ancient rock carvings discovered: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 31 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7534510.stm

Skeletons uncovered in friary dig: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 31 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/tayside_and_central/7533920.stm

Ancient Greek 'computer' displayed Olympics calendar: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday July 30 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jul/30/archaeology.astronomy

Prehistoric land under the sea: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 30 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/northern_ireland/7532771.stm

Norman Quinnell:
Prodigious surveyor of archaeological sites for Ordnance Survey
: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday July 24 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jul/24/archaeology.military

New light thrown on Roman villa remains: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday July 24 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/artanddesign/2008/jul/24/heritage.museums

Roman dog skeleton is 'donated': Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 23 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/lincolnshire/7521517.stm

Elvis lives: in 2,000-year-old carving: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
23 Jul 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/2447019/Elvis-lives-in-2%2C000-year-old-carving.html

Roman tombstone to go on display: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 23 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/lancashire/7521120.stm

Sedgeford dig stages open day: Source EDP24 NEWS
22 July 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED22%20Jul%202008%2013%3A13%3A22%3A887

Restoring Ethiopia's great obelisk: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 21 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7505957.stm

Historic abbey uncovered in dig: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 21 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7517392.stm

Ancient finds in bus station dig: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 18 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/coventry_warwickshire/7513400.stm

Tales from beyond the grave: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 18 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7509348.stm

New life for old historical sites: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 18 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/guernsey/7513526.stm

Heritage dig yields Zulu artefacts: Source IOL SA NEWS
July 17 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080717062206113C334626

Rediscovering treasures of Bamiyan: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 17 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7508917.stm

A century on, Bayeux tapestry 'vandal' is cleared: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday July 16, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2291107,00.html

Archaeologists hunt for lost Wisbech garden: Source EDP24 NEWS
16 July 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED16%20Jul%202008%2016%3A08%3A56%3A653

Stonehenge centre 'will be ready for Olympics': Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday July 16, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2291084,00.html

Exploration of underwater forest: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 15 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/tayside_and_central/7507564.stm

Ancient Chinese figurines go on display: Source EADT NEWS
15 July 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED14%20Jul%202008%2017%3A07%3A54%3A530

German villagers share DNA with cavemen: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
15 July 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/earth/2008/07/15/scidna115.xml

'Oldest man-made structure' unearthed: Source IOL SA NEWS
July 14 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080714062546858C113827

Ancient tree 'one of UK's best': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 14 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7505706.stm

Archaeology: Ancient bones could help combat TB: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Sunday July 13, 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jul/13/medicalresearch.health

A grave job for student archaeologists: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 12 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7503084.stm

Phaistos Disc declared as fake by scholar: Source TIMES ONLINE
July 12, 2008
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/visual_arts/article4318911.ece

Rare artefact found at Roman site: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 11 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_east/7500223.stm

Famed Roman statue 'not ancient': Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 10 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7499469.stm

Iron Age bodies at park-and-ride: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 10 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/leicestershire/7499585.stm

Work resumes at ancient burial site: Source EDP24 NEWS
09 July 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED08%20Jul%202008%2020%3A34%3A47%3A407

Is the British Museum the greatest museum on earth?: Source TIMES ONLINE
July 9, 2008
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/visual_arts/article4296037.ece

UNESCO protects Scottish wall: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday July 8, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2289720,00.html

Recognition for empire's final frontier: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 8 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7487191.stm

Ancient tablet to shed new light on Messiah: Source IOL SA NEWS
July 08 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080708054625167C702693

Uncovering stone circle's secrets: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 6 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/north_east/7485875.stm

Ancient Peruvian tomb unearthed: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 6 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/7491827.stm

Historical sites ‘under threat’: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 5 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/gloucestershire/7488884.stm

Italy declares Pompeii emergency: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 4 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7490735.stm

Experts return to 'power centre': Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 4 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7487985.stm

Historic abbey remains vandalised
: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 4 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7489228.stm

Secret cave under Mexican pyramid is opened: Source IOL SA NEWS
July 03 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080703184816528C432384

Work unearths Iron Age settlement: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 3 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7488689.stm

Historic Suffolk abbey is preserved: Source EADT NEWS
03 July 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED02%20Jul%202008%2023%3A26%3A04%3A013

Medieval football writers studied: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 2 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7486118.stm

Doubt over date for Brit invasion: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 1 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7483566.stm

Bronze age site road route opens: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 1 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7482787.stm

Public say in Stonehenge future: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 1 July 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7482995.stm

Neolithic house found during dig: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 30 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/berkshire/7481849.stm

'Stylish' Roman life found on dig: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 30 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_east/7481869.stm

Key role sought for castle keeper: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 29 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/7478716.stm

Archaeologists claim forest find: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 26 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7475577.stm

Dig reveals Neolithic burial site: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 26 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/isle_of_man/7474949.stm

Caesar statue plan for Deal beach: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 26 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/kent/7475285.stm

Culture minister to visit Roman circus: Source EADT NEWS
25 June 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED25%20Jun%202008%2000%3A24%3A52%3A753

Medieval boat found in Suffolk: Source EDP24 NEWS
25 June 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED25%20Jun%202008%2013%3A02%3A52%3A977

Dig unearths Neolithic settlement: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 25 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/north_east/7471742.stm

Heritage theft man avoids prison: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 25 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7473781.stm

Celestial clues may end ancient debate about eclipse in Odyssey
: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday June 24, 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jun/24/spaceexploration.sciencenews

Cutty Sark is saved by £3.3m gift: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 24 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/london/7471449.stm

'Neanderthal tools' found at dig: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 23 June 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7466735.stm

Run-down heritage sites embarrass the Greeks: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday June 23, 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/jun/23/greece.heritage

Dawn revellers greet summer solstice: Source TIMES ONLINE
June 21, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/article4186117.ece

Thousands due at solstice event: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 20 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7465235.stm

Archaeologists dig at park site: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 20 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/leicestershire/7466336.stm

Sheep shortage hits Giant's look: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 20 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7465329.stm

Workers unearth ancient tools: Source IOL SA NEWS
June 18 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080618060428205C997417

Find points to high status of castle: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday June 18, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2286080,00.html

Team excavates Roman 'warehouse': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 16 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_east/7455657.stm

Islands' World Heritage debated: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 16 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/jersey/7456636.stm

Maritime ‘treasures’ on display: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 16 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/guernsey/7457637.stm

First farmers made 'lucky beads': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 16 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7457755.stm

Historic sites added to risk list: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 16 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7456887.stm

Divers find 1780 British warship: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 14 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/7454578.stm

Winning Tudor building to reopen: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 13 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_midlands/7452344.stm

Maritime 'treasure trove' raised: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 13 June 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7446423.stm

‘Lord’ wins right to share wreck: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 13 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_west/7452880.stm

Palm tree grown from 2,000-year-old date stone: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday June 12 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jun/12/ancient.seed

Deal signed to raise castle ruin: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 12 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/glasgow_and_west/7450438.stm

£6m for Giant's Causeway project: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 12 June 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/northern_ireland/7449603.stm

Comprehending Stonehenge: Source TIMES ONLINE
June 11, 2008
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/the_tls/article4114486.ece

World's 'oldest Christian church' discovered in Jordan: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
11 June 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/middleeast/jordan/2106752/World%27s-%27oldest-Christian-church%27-discovered-in-Jordan.html

The Tudor delusion: Source TIMES ONLINE
June 11, 2008
http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/the_tls/article4111910.ece

Archaeologists uncover Aztec palace in Mexico City: Source GUARDIAN/ OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday June 10 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/jun/10/mexico.archaeology

Man on heritage site theft charge: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 10 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/surrey/7446367.stm

How Victorian restorers faked the clothes that seemed to show Hadrian's softer side: Source GUARDIAN/ OBSERVER NEWS
Monday June 9, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2284558,00.html

Archaeology dig at £150m Park Way: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 9 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/berkshire/7443386.stm

Roman coins return to Thornbury: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 8 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/bristol/7442628.stm

Seahenge museum's official opening: Source EDP24 NEWS
07 June 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED06%20Jun%202008%2016%3A32%3A15%3A230

Church from underwater city found: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 7 June 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7441759.stm

Time Team's Tony Robinson: Archaeological sites need Protection: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
06 June 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/earth/2008/06/06/scitime106.xml

Archaeologists really dig prehistoric finds: Source CAMBRIDGE NEWS
06 June 2008
http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/cn%5Fnews%5Froyston/DisplayArticle.asp?ID=320776

Survey sheds light on lost city: Source EDP24 NEWS
06 June 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED06%20Jun%202008%2008%3A44%3A01%3A820

Machu Picchu ruin 'found earlier': Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 6 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/7439397.stm

Headless pyramid attributed to Egyptian ruler: Source IOL SA NEWS
June 05 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080605123907170C511163

Little arrow that rewrites history books: Source IOL SA NEWS
June 05 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=vn20080605055841569C413057

Ethiopia starts restoring obelisk: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 4 June 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7435314.stm

Ancient man killed 'love rivals': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 3 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wear/7432306.stm

DNA explodes Greek myth about women: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Sunday June 1 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/jun/01/genetics.sciencenews

Archaeology week reveals secrets: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 1 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7427975.stm

Historic dig 13 years after find: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 1 June 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/beds/bucks/herts/7430047.stm

Dig aims to uncover lost villages: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 31 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/south_west/7427891.stm

Excavations reveal Stone Age life: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 29 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7425959.stm

Stonehenge 'a long-term cemetery': Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 29 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7426195.stm

A helping hand for Italy's towering landmark: Source IOL SA NEWS
May 28 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080528150459326C291657

Thousand-year-old Lombard warrior skeleton discovered buried with horse in Italy: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
28 May 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/newstopics/howaboutthat/2041811/Thousand-year-old-Lombard-warrior-skeleton-discovered-buried-with-horse-in-Italy.html

Cleopatra artefact discovered in Alexandria: Source IOL SA NEWS
May 28 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080527130706336C399450

Historic excavation wins funding: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 28 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/north_east/7410841.stm

Archaeologists find ancient army HQ: Source IOL SA NEWS
May 28 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080528145800658C868346

How rag and bone man left grandson a 2,400-year-old Persian treasure: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday May 28, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2282417,00.html

Rare Elizabeth I portrait found: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 27 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/northamptonshire/7421051.stm

Ghost toddler from ancient Egypt on show as art: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
23 May 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=A1&xml=/earth/2008/05/23/scighost123.xml

Orkney Islanders have Siberian relatives: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
23 May 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=A1&xml=/earth/2008/05/23/sciorkney123.xml

Priceless ceramic kept under bed: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 22 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/west_midlands/7414504.stm

Chisels once given at Stonehenge: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 22 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7414750.stm

Vandals in attack on Stonehenge: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 22 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7414491.stm

Found: the dustbin of history: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Sunday May 18 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/may/18/foundthedustbinofhistory

Ancient bust of Caesar found in French river: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday May 15, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2279991,00.html

The lost Ark: are the Germans on its trail?: Source TIMES ONLINE
May 13, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/world/europe/article3919430.ece

Silbury gives up its final secret: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday May 12, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2279497,00.html

Archaeology dig in car park site: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 9 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/merseyside/7391694.stm

Prehistoric find at burial mound: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 9 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/sussex/7392396.stm

Pieces of Viking sword discovered: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 6 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/isle_of_man/7386230.stm

Carpet of stone: medieval mosaic pavement revealed: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday May 5 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/may/05/archaeology.art

Hidden jewel of Afghan culture: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 3 May 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/from_our_own_correspondent/7380050.stm

Diamond miners strike gold with wreck: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday May 2 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/may/02/southafrica?gusrc=rss&feed=worldnews

'Plague' killed Roman grave dead: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 30 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/gloucestershire/7374836.stm

Ancient blade found at road site: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 28 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7370664.stm

Bronze Age axe 'factory' survey: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 28 April 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/wales/mid_/7371344.stm

Looted museum treasures returned: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday April 28, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2276662,00.html

Human line 'nearly split in two': Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 24 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7358868.stm

7,000 years older than Stonehenge: the site that stunned archaeologists: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday April 23 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/apr/23/archaeology.turkey

Iron Age man's remains on display: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 19 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/manchester/7356416.stm

Plastic pigs promote city legend: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 14 April 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/somerset/7346604.stm

European history in cod bones: Source TIMES ONLINE
April 14, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/life_and_style/court_and_social/article3738383.ece

Historic abbey ruins re-touched
: Source BBC NEWS
14 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/berkshire/7347389.stm

Exhibition exposes modern tragedy of Babylon: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday April 14, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2273427,00.html

Work on historic walls continues: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 14 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/merseyside/7346477.stm

Grave robbers strike Sussex tomb of Bronze Age chief: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
13 May 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/earth/2008/05/13/scibronze113.xml

Repair work shuts historic bridge: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 13 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/shropshire/7345224.stm

Rare gold coin unearthed in field: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 11 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/shropshire/7343265.stm

Skull returns to final rest place: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 11 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/north_yorkshire/7341110.stm

Uncertain future for ancient spa: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 10 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7340499.stm

'Breakthrough' at Stonehenge dig: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 9 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7337292.stm

Bay could reveal Viking secrets: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 8 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7334845.stm

Swedes find Viking-era Arab coins: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 4 April 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7330540.stm

How the Aztecs could count hand on heart: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
03 April 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml?view=DETAILS&grid=&xml=/earth/2008/04/03/sciaztec103.xml

Seahenge goes on show: Source EDP24 NEWS
02 April 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED01%20Apr%202008%2019%3A48%3A12%3A877

Young pharaoh played with marbles: Source IOL SA NEWS
April 01 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080401110609272C839603

Necklace is 'oldest in Americas': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 1 April 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7323351.stm

The Lourdes of ancient Britain? Dig aims to reveal Stonehenge's purpose: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday April 1, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2269815,00.html

Excavation starts at Stonehenge: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 31 March 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7322134.stm

Ancient weapons dug up in India: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 28 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/south_asia/7315386.stm

Fossil find could be Europe's first humans: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday March 27 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/mar/27/archaeology.fossils

Spain dig yields ancient European: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 26 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7313005.stm

Tower's royal lions 'from Africa': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 25 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7311134.stm

Shroud mystery 'refuses to go away': Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 21 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7307646.stm

Digging into our past yields gems for the present: Source CAMBRIDGE NEWS
19 March 2008
http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/cn%5Fnews%5Fcambridge/DisplayArticle.asp?ID=299798

Archaeologists unearth ancient temple: Source IOL SA NEWS
March 18 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080318121552576C764607

Bronze Age burial 'with beer mug': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 17 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/kent/7300232.stm

Egyptian mummy exhibit is son of Ramesses Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
16 March 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worldnews/1581787/Egyptian-mummy-exhibit-is-son-of-Ramesses-II.html

Roman burial site open to public: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 15 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/gloucestershire/7298102.stm

Archaeologists discover ruins of Inca temple in Peru: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday March 14 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/mar/14/archaeology.conservation

Stonehenge is unique - the road tunnel would have respected that: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday March 11 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/2008/mar/11/archaeology.transport

Remains of Roman villa discovered: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 11 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cambridgeshire/7289660.stm

Amazing North Sea axe find: Source EDP24 NEWS
10 March 2008

http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED09%20Mar%202008%2018%3A56%3A13%3A090

Mysterious pits shed light on forgotten witches of the West: Source TIMES ONLINE
March 10, 2008
http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/uk/science/article3517036.ece

Gardens key to town's fiery past: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 9 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/nottinghamshire/7286424.stm

House of Augustus opens to public: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 9 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7286305.stm

'Ned Kelly's burial site' found: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 9 March 2008

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/asia-pacific/7285907.stm

Funds to preserve historic city: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 8 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/lancashire/7283903.stm

Dig uncovers Iron Age waterhole: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 7 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/north_yorkshire/7283859.stm

Cash opens up literary treasures: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 7 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7280280.stm

Reburial for Anglo Saxon remains: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 7 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/humber/7283445.stm

Medieval belt buckle discovered: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 6 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7281338.stm

Harsh course of nature: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday March 5 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/environment/2008/mar/05/endangeredhabitats.endangeredspecies

The final insult: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Wednesday March 5, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2262215,00.html

A 3,000 year-old tomb found: Source IOL SA NEWS
March 05 2008

http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080305200145596C757016

'The first royal Aztec tomb ever found': Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday March 4 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/audio/2008/mar/04/jo.tuckman.podcast

Ancient technique for modern firm: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 3 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cornwall/7275119.stm

Roman villa set to be excavated: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 2 March 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hampshire/7273800.stm

Anger as burial site digs are blocked: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Sunday March 2 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/mar/02/archaeology

New Owain Glyndwr stamp unveiled: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 29 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7269523.stm

Fashion counted for some Vikings...: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 28 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080227233604616C270721

Bypass dig yields ancient remains: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 28 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/manchester/7268804.stm

Medieval wall painting discovered: Source EDP24 NEWS
28 February 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED27%20Feb%202008%2020%3A32%3A47%3A940

Power works avoid Iron Age site: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 28 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/south_of_scotland/7268557.stm

Mummified nuns found: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 27 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080227174459615C256014

City's Bruce statue winner named: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 26 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/north_east/7263403.stm

Three treasure hunters fined by judge: Source EADT NEWS
26 February 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED25%20Feb%202008%2023%3A34%3A09%3A440

British Museum and army team up in move to rescue Iraq's heritage: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Tuesday February 26, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2259948,00.html

'Da Vinci link' to chess drawings: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 26 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7265257.stm

Archaeologists find 5 500-year-old plaza: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 26 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080226090224987C115123

£40,000 cash discovered in attic: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 25 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/edinburgh_and_east/7263708.stm

Mayan temples seen from space: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 22 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080221233625570C613551

Heritage mapping project launched: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 20 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/dorset/7255499.stm

Norman invasion word impact study: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 20 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7254446.stm

Pierced skull and bones recovered: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 19 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/suffolk/7252186.stm

Archaeologists find human sacrifice site: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 15 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080215110917463C724344

Island archaeological dig planned: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 15 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/guernsey/7247078.stm

Allan Probert: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday February 14 2008
http://www.guardian.co.uk/science/2008/feb/14/archaeology

Uni project traces Celtic roots: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 13 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7241327.stm

Roman pots to go on display: Source EDP24 NEWS
12 February 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED12%20Feb%202008%2008%3A14%3A32%3A250

Ancient Indian city uncovered: Source IOL SA NEWS
February 11 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080211094710327C183772

The Romans carried out cataract ops: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 9 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7194352.stm

Treasure hunting in Bradford
: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 8 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/health/7235620.stm

'Super-scope' shines on Mary Rose: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 8 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7231173.stm

Who killed Sweden's warrior king?: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 5 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/europe/7228009.stm

Hope of finding first King's home: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 4 February 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7226410.stm

Norfolk skeleton unearthed: Source EDP24 NEWS
03 February 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/search/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&itemid=NOED03%20Feb%202008%2018:42:49:713&tBrand=EDPOnline&tCategory=search

300-year-old shopping list found: Source BBC NEWS
Thursday, 31 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/north_yorkshire/7220717.stm

Find may shed light on Roman era: Source BBC NEWS
Wednesday, 30 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cornwall/7217173.stm

Ancient ruins found in Fayyum oasis: Source IOL SA NEWS
January 30 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080129231645146C269708

Iron Age man leaves museum 'home': Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 28 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7212023.stm

Oil paintings found in Afghan cave: Source IOL SA NEWS
January 28 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080127223920104C295319

Plaque marks Welsh king's triumph: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 26 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/north_east/7210284.stm

Piece talks over ancient chessmen: Source BBC NEWS
Saturday, 26 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/highlands_and_islands/7210537.stm

Grim secrets of Pharaoh's city: Source BBC NEWS
Friday, 25 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/sci/tech/7209472.stm

£21m grant buys new home for Mary Rose and its contents: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday January 25, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2246615,00.html

The long journey home: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday January 24, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/disputedart/story/0,,2246241,00.html

Shoes were worn at least 40,000 years ago: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
24 January 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/earth/main.jhtml;jsessionid=JA52VGXP43CFFQFIQMFCFF4AVCBQYIV0?view=DETAILS&grid=A1&xml=/earth/2008/01/24/scishoe124.xml

The Parthenon marbles, and the rest please: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Thursday January 24, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/disputedart/story/0,,2246384,00.html

China hails discovery of ancient skull: Source IOL SA NEWS
January 23 2008
http://www.int.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080123093431910C792989

Lasers unearth historical sites: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 22 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7202361.stm

Treasure hunters find Bronze Age axes: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
22 January 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml;jsessionid=LTSRIB03YD5HHQFIQMGSFGGAVCBQWIV0?xml=/news/2008/01/22/nartefacts122.xml

MP in plea over ancient treasure: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 22 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/tees/7203050.stm

Egyptian treasure replicas on sale at auction: Source TELEGRAPH NEWS
22 January 2008
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/main.jhtml;jsessionid=Y3UZ1ZPCLAFGHQFIQMFSFFWAVCBQ0IV0?xml=/news/2008/01/22/nartefacts222.xml

Trees cut down at Iron Age site: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 21 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7199655.stm

Digging up roots of Cambridge life: Source CAMBRIDGE NEWS
18 January 2008
http://www.cambridge-news.co.uk/cn%5Fnews%5Fcambridge/DisplayArticle.asp?ID=249856

Tour of town's hidden secrets: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 15 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/cambridgeshire/7188958.stm

Tudor 'correspondent' text online: Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 15 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/mid/7189408.stm

Tudor hair is 'brought back home': Source BBC NEWS
Tuesday, 15 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/hereford/worcs/7189903.stm


Lost city of Dunwich could be revealed: Source EADT NEWS
15 January 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED14%20Jan%202008%2019%3A49%3A58%3A147

Great chance to get taste of history: Source EDP24 NEWS
14 January 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED13%20Jan%202008%2018%3A20%3A59%3A353

Underwater city could be revealed: Source BBC NEWS
Monday, 14 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7187239.stm

Yarmouth prepares to celebrate 800 years: Source EDP24 NEWS
12 January 2008
http://new.edp24.co.uk/content/news/story.aspx?brand=EDPOnline&category=News&tBrand=edponline&tCategory=news&itemid=NOED11%20Jan%202008%2022%3A03%3A29%3A343

Hadrian revisits his wall: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Friday January 11, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/news/story/0,,2238935,00.html

Historic church will be lost to sea: Source EADT NEWS
07 January 2008
http://www.eadt.co.uk/content/eadt/news/story.aspx?brand=EADOnline&category=News&tBrand=EADOnline&tCategory=news&itemid=IPED07%20Jan%202008%2010%3A49%3A45%3A050

In praise of ... Stonehenge: Source GUARDIAN /OBSERVER NEWS
Monday January 7, 2008
http://arts.guardian.co.uk/art/heritage/story/0,,2236535,00.html

Archaeologists dig at cathedral: Source BBC NEWS
Sunday, 6 January 2008
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/wiltshire/7173889.stm

Georgians lay claim to 'first Europeans': Source IOL SA NEWS
January 03 2008
http://www.iol.co.za/index.php?set_id=1&click_id=588&art_id=nw20080103085359983C918386

Can Ice Age art survive Man’s attempt to save it?: Source TIMES ONLINE
January 2, 2008

http://entertainment.timesonline.co.uk/tol/arts_and_entertainment/visual_arts/article3118897.ece

 

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