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REGISTRATION

Registration for this year’s conference is now open! This year we are offering a slightly reduced rate on tickets that are booked online in advance of the event. Dearne Valley Archaeology Group members are also entitled to a 10% discount.

The ticket prices include a welcome pack, buffet lunch and refreshments throughout the day.

Advance ticket prices are are as follows:


ADVANCE FULL PRICE: £17


ADVANCED CONCESSION: (SENIORS/UNWAGED/STUDENTS): £13


Tickets can be booked securely online via Paypal, by following the link below. Please note, Dearne Valley Archaeology Group members may be asked for proof of membership on the day.




Tickets may be available on the door on the day of the conference, but we cannot guarantee availability.

Door prices will be as follows:


FULL PRICE: £19

CONCESSIONS: £15



DEARNE VALLEY ARCHAEOLOGY DAY 2015

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It’s that time again! We are currently in the process of organising our fifth annual conference.

This year’s event will take place on Saturday 30th May at Dearne Valley College in Wath-Upon-Dearne, South Yorkshire.

CONFIRMED SPEAKERS


DR. NAOMI SYKES (University of Nottingham): “Beastly Questions: Animal answers to archaeological issues”


JAMES WRIGHT(Senior Buildings Archaeologist, Museum of London Archaeology): “The instruments of darkness tell us truths – Recent discoveries of ritual protection marks at Knole, Kent”


DR. BRENNA HASSETT (Trowelblazers): “The mystery of the invisible women archaeologists: TrowelBlazers on the case”


JEREMY FREESTON (Dragonshead Productions): “Medieval Dead - archaeology through the lens”


MIKE HAKEN(Roman Roads Research Association):

“Ricknield Street, Fact or Fable?”


DR. KIRSTY MILLICAN (Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland), DR. DOROTHY GRAVES MCEWAN (University of Edinburgh) and DR. HELEN GOODCHILD (University of York):

“The Lochbrow Landscape Project: a hidden archaeology”


DR. KEVIN COOTES (The Poulton Research Project): “Putting rural lowland Cheshire on the archaeological map: the multi-period excavation at Poulton”


HELEN ULLATHORNE (The Institute of Lifelong Learning, The University of Sheffield): “Redmires World War 1 military landscapes; the Great War remembered”  




MORE SPEAKERS TO BE CONFIRMED SOON!

CALL FOR PAPERS

Are you an archaeologist, and would like to be part of this year’s exciting programme of speakers? If so, then we would like to invite you to submit abstracts to our conference relating to your current research. Submissions may cover any time period or geographic location or theme within the discipline of archaeology. Presentations should be 20 minutes long. There will be 5 minutes after each talk for comments and questions.


If you would like to present a paper, please email Lauren McIntyre at

l.mcintyre@elmetarchaeology.co.uk and include the following information:

• Name

• Institution

• Qualification research undertaken for (students only)

• Title of paper

• Abstract (250 words max.)


ABSTRACT SUBMISSION

CLOSES ON FRIDAY 3RD APRIL


If you have any questions regarding Dearne Valley Archaeology Day, or have a group or company you would like to publicise on one of our conference stalls, please don’t hesitate to contact us by email at info@elmetarchaeology.co.uk, or phone our office on (01709) 873053