Co-ordinating the local involvement in a major three year project – a Full Archaeological Survey of the Forest of Dean. Co-ordinated by Gloucestershire Archaeological Service and funded by English Heritage, The Countryside Agency, and the County Council, the Survey includes desk-based and field survey projects, with experiments in finding new ways to survey archaeological sites in woodland conditions. DAG is providing an ongoing programme of training in landscape archaeology, surveying techniques, geophysics and excavation for its increasing and active membership. Director of Archaeology – Phil Riches, Highbeech House, Highbeech Road, The Pludds, Ruardean, Glos, GL17 9UD. Tel: 01594 861048, Email: pauletteriches@aol.com. Publications Officer: Marlene Wilkinson, 14 Station Terrace, Cinderford, Glos GL14 2LD. Tel: 01594 823294, Email: marlene.wilkinson@live.com.

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