Events Programme

2016

Wednesday 3rd February 2016 Anglo-Saxon Discussion Group: RISC Conference room 3, 14:00 to 16:00

Saturday 20th February 2016 Lecture: Settlement and Monumentality in the Avebury Landscape by Josh Pollard

Wednesday 2nd March 2016 Anglo-Saxon Discussion Group: RISC Conference room 3, 14:00 to 16:00

Saturday 19th March 2016 Lecture: Winchester – A City in the Making by Ben Ford

Saturday 2nd April 2016 Annual Conference: Berkshire Archaeological Society’s Annual Conference in Newbury

Wednesday 6th April 2016 Anglo-Saxon Discussion Group: RISC Conference room 3, 14:00 to 16:00

Saturday 16th April 2016 Lecture: One thing leads to another: from Insula IX to Insula III and the recovery of early Roman Calleva by Prof Michael Fulford (this is a change to the previously advertised programme)

6th to 9th May 2016 Spring Tour: Cornwall

Wednesday 1st June 2016 Anglo-Saxon Discussion Group: RISC Conference room 3, 14:00 to 16:00

SUMMER VISITS – check back for further announcements

Tuesday 14th June 2016: Visit to West Stow Anglo-Saxon Village

Saturday 17th  September 2016 BAS AGM & Lecture: Timber buildings: how earlier buildings may be concealed behind later remodelling by Henry Russell

Saturday 15th October 2016 Lecture: The Ancient Maya: Fact and fantasy by Dr Diane Davies

Saturday 19th November 2016 Lecture: A Causeway Enclosure and later discoveries at Thame, Oxfordshire by Ken Walsh

Saturday 10th December 2016 Lecture: The Neolithic by Janet Ridout Sharpe and Anne Harrison. Crusader Castles in Israel by John Sargent

2017

Saturday 21st January 2017  Lecture: How did they make those beautiful things: Archaeological evidence for metal working in Roman Britain by Dr Justine Bayley

Saturday 18th February 2017 Lecture: Putting Berkshire on the map: from Gough to Google by John Leighfield CBE

Saturday 18th March 2017 Lecture: The Portable Antiquities Scheme and the Watlington Viking Hoard by David Williams

 Berkshire Archaeology Society’s Monthly Saturday afternoon talks held at 2.00 pm for 2.30 pm at The RISC Centre, London Street. Reading, RG1 4PS. (01189 586692)

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