3rd November 2018 – CBA Wessex Conference

The CBA Wessex 60th Anniversary Conference – with keynote speaker Prof. Alice Roberts

Dawn: New Light on our Earliest Ancestors to the Hunter-Gatherers of the Mesolithic

VENUE:  HIGHFIELD CAMPUS, UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHAMPTON

Date: Sat, 03 November 2018
Pricing: £45 for CBAW members, £55 non-members, £25 full-time students (limited numbers on student prices so please apply early!)
Time: Registration and coffee from 8:45am to 9.30am. Conference starts at 9.30am and ends at 5.45pm.
Contact: General enquiries to Andy Manning – events@cba-wessex.org.uk OR simply book online below…
For more information and to book a place click here
Photo of Alice Roberts by Dan Stevens

Opens January 24th 2018 – West Berkshire Museum: Hoards

West Berkshire Museum

Special Exhibition: Hoards

Bringing together for the first time, over 11 hoards from all over West Berkshire.  A chance to see buried treasure from prehistory to the medieval period, ranging from a hoard of Bronze Age Axes, Iron Age hoards of gold coins, Roman hoards of hundreds of coins, to a hoard of coins of Charles I and James I.  Explore the history of each hoard, find out how they were found, and consider why they were hidden and never retrieved.

Entry to West Berkshire Museum is free but donations are most welcomed.
Open: Wednesday – Sunday 10am -4pm

Image: The Crow Down Hoard, Acquired 2006

More info here

Special Exhibition: Hoards