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Kents Cavern – a Geopark Gateway Visitor Centre

The county of Devon in South West England is famous as a popular holiday destination, and since 2007 it has also been home to...

Earliest tools and footprints found in England

The village of Happisburgh on the Norfolk coast of England is famous for three things – its name, which despite its spelling is pronounced...

Ancient Scottish hillfort recreated in LEGO

Would you like to know what a prehistoric hillfort looked like at the time when it was built and inhabited? Visitors to the west...

The Red Lady of Paviland

The Gower Peninsula near Swansea in South Wales is one of the most beautiful and unspoiled stretches of small bays and sandy beaches in...

The Romans in South Wales

The small town of Caerleon in South West Wales is important for two reasons – firstly because I was born there; and secondly, and...

The world’s oldest musical instruments

The Swabian Jura is a mountain range in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, to the south of Stuttgart. In 2002 the area was designated a UNESCO Global...

The world’s oldest cheese

Neolithic tribes in Europe were producing cheese more than 7,000 years ago, archaeologists have discovered. Research findings published in the journal PLOS One (September...

Largest stone axe found at Ness of Brodgar dig

Excavations at the Ness of Brodgar neolithic site in the Orkneys continue to reveal new structures, as well as over 30,000 pieces of pottery,...

Heatwave reveals England’s lost prehistoric sites

According to a report on the BBC website the heatwave this summer has continued to reveal details of England's ancient past to archaeologists. Surveys...

Volubilis, ruins of a Roman town in Morocco

Standing on a shallow slope below the Zerhoun mountain in Northern Morocco, the Roman ruins of Volubilis overlook a rolling fertile plain north of the...



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