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Blog by Gillian Hovell, The Muddy Archaeologist www.muddyarchaeologist.co.uk

IRON AGE GOLD TORCS FIND What’s the Fuss About?

The discovery of three marvellous gold torcs (twisted collars) and a bracelet found in Staffordshire have hit the news today (28th Feb 2017).  They have been dated to about 2,500 … Continue reading

February 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

Oedipus the King. BBC Radio 3 9pm Sunday 27 Feb 2017

Catch this BBC Radio 3 drama this evening at 9pm if you can. Christopher Eccleston stars in Sophocles’ great ‘Oedipus the King’. It sounds like it might be quirky, but … Continue reading

February 26, 2017 · 2 Comments