Tideswell Trail Re-used

The 2011 Tideswell Trails Hidden Histories self-guided leaflet used in Tideswell Church by local artist John Firth. He is using the map to locate his drawings of local places, asking people to guess the locations.


Hope – Castleton Finds Day

Today was another successful finds day for the Hope and Castleton Lives of the Medieval Common People project.

Ninety people came to see the finds from 50 test pits dug in the Derbyshire villages in 2012.

Cottingham Training

Today we began work with Cottingham Parish Council on a series of workshops exploring the 18th Century history of the village, which lies on the outskirts of Hull. Over the next.three months we will deliver four workshtoops linking archival sources, archaeology and hands-on activities to discover childhood, costume, food and farming 300 years ago. Continue reading “Cottingham Training”