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Archive

    Posts from April 2017


    • 27th April 2017
    Broadway Dig in Current Archaeology

    Our recent Broadway excavations feature in Current Archaeology Magazine Issue 326, on sale now! There’s a double-page spread featuring a fantastic birds-eye view by Aerial-Cam, shown here with some of the archaeologists who’ve been working on the site. Worcestershire Archive and Archaeology Service staff from the Broadway excavation and analysis team We’ll be back out on site soon...

    • 13th April 2017
    Celebrating the launch of the Worcestershire Manorial Document Register

    We have recently completed a project funded by The National Archives to update and computerize the Manorial Documents Register for Worcestershire.  Come celebrate the launch of the database with us at The Hive on Saturday, 22 April, and learn more about these fascinating records and what they can tell us about Worcestershire’s past.  There will...

    • 7th April 2017
    Vote for us in the Record Keeping Service of the Year award

    We are thrilled to announce that we have been shortlisted for the 2017 Record Keeping Service of the Year Award! This award is part of the Archives and Records Association (ARA) Excellence Awards and aims to recognise the achievements of services across the sector. Voting is open now until 30th April and we would be...