A forum representing archaeologists working for local authorities in the UK, the association’s interests embrace every aspect of the historic environment including archaeology, the built environment and historic landscapes. ALGAO works in partnership with Government, English Heritage and other agencies to develop strategic policies and to promote best practice and the highest professional standards. Since […]
The National Council for Metal Detecting is a representative body of elected volunteers formed in 1981 to provide a means whereby responsible metal detector users would have a democratic forum to discuss problems affecting the hobby and to provide an authoritative voice to counter ill-informed and frequently misleading criticism of the hobby. Contact Details Web: […]
Holds two conferences a year and produces occasional publications.
The Portable Antiquities database is now a living resource, constantly updated by Finds Liaison Officers and Advisors, with several hundred new objects each day. The objects recorded by the Portable Antiquities Scheme, are known as portable antiquities and are found by members of the public. These objects range from the Palaeolithic to around the 18th […]
Society for research into military and civil airfields, aircraft factories and RAF installations (but not crashed aircraft). Publishes ‘Airfield Review’ quarterly. No excavation, but actively involved in fieldwork, research, recording and the dissemination of information.
British branch of l’Association Internationale pour l’Histoire du Verre. One-day and weekend meetings. Publishes newsletter ‘Glass News’ twice a year.
Open to all who are interested in Roman mosaics. Organises meetings and visits. Publishes newsletters and the journal ‘Mosaic’. Engaged in production of a corpus of Roman mosaics.
The Society is open to all who have or who would like to develop an interest in lithic artefacts of any period and related matters. Members receive an annual journal, Lithics; participation in day-meetings, talks and field excursions and society publications at reduced prices.