Pottery Report from Longstanton’s Test-pitting Weekend

Please follow the link to see the pottery report from the recent test-pitting weekend in Longstanton. https://www.access.arch.cam.ac.uk/…/longstanton-test-pitting  

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Longstanton Test-pitting Weekend Results

Please click on the link below to see the results of our excellent test-pitting weekend here in Longstanton Longstanton Community Test Pitting Weekend, 9th-10th September 2017

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Community Archaeology in Longstanton this Weekend: 9 – 10 September

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Media Coverage Of Northstowe Heritage Continues

Recognition about the importance of Northstowe’s heritage continues to get press coverage. This is just the start of something special….. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-england-cambridgeshire-40865993/northstowe-development-work-finds-roman-remnants?SThisFB

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BBC Look East reports on Northstowe Phase 2 Archaeology

BBC Look East has recently reported on the archaeological work being carried out on the Northstowe phase 2 site. LDHS has spent the last decade lobbying local government and the developers so that the important heritage of this site would be properly excavated and preserved. We have made great progress and the heritage is now getting […]

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2017 AGM – Friday 1 September at 7.30pm

AGM Reminder and the first talk of the autumn season – Friday 1 September at the Village Institute, Longstanton. AGM starts at 7.30pm followed by the talk at 8pm. Only members may vote on AGM matters.

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REMINDER! Archaeological Open Day This Saturday (8 July)

A reminder that there is an Open Day on Northstowe Phase 2 this Saturday. Details can be found below. The entrance to the site will be from Rampton Road Longstanton. Please do try to come along and show the developers that the local community is interested in OUR archaeology and that we do wish to […]

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Archaeology Open Day Northstowe Phase 2 – 8 July

We are delighted to announce that the first Archaeology Open Day for Northstowe Phase 2 will take place on Saturday 8 July from 10 am to 4pm. Entrance is via the main entrance on Rampton Road Longstanton. Sensible footwear is advised. Please see the pdf for further details: Northstowe Archaeology Open Day Flyer 2017

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Northstowe Heritage Strategy & Museum A Step Closer!

LDHS is delighted to announce that after years of campaigning, the Section 106 agreement for Northstowe phase 2 contains the following legally binding commitment: The S106 for Northstowe Phase 2 includes the provision for a Heritage Core Group to take forwards the issues over heritage assets in and around Northstowe, including the provision of a […]

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2017 AGM followed by a talk on Samuel Pepys by G Hewlett – Friday 1 September

LDHS will hold its AGM on Friday 1 September at 7.30pm. (Only members can vote on the business outlined in the agenda). The AGM will be followed (c 8.00PM) by the September talk which is being given by our local retired doctor Gordon Hewlett. (Please be aware the date at the start of this post […]

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