We are a community archaeology group for the wider Waveney Valley, from Diss to Lowestoft and beyond.

No experience necessary, just curiosity. Come and join us!




Dates for your diaries

Some events for the spring and summer. On April 1st, Ian Groves and John Vigar will be leading a churches study day around the Wiggenhall churches in west Norfolk. Wiggenhall poster... Read More


July Meeting – Dr Edward Packard

Four years, three months and one week: the First World War diaries of Alice Packard, a Shotley farmer’s wife Ed Packard is a lecturer in History at the University of Suffolk. Among his particular interests are war and peace in Great Britain from 1914 to 1945 and to mark the... Read More

CITiZAN 18th Feb 2017

An excellent talk by Lara Band who co-manages CITiZAN South East which is based in the community archaeology department of MOLA (Museum of London Archaeology) CITiZAN or the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network monitors and surveys archaeological sites at risk from erosion along tidal estuaries and coastlines Lara discussed... Read More

February 2017 CITiZAN

In February we are looking forward to a visit from CITiZAN, the Coastal and Intertidal Zone Archaeological Network. They highlight the threats to a wealth of coastal and estuarine sites, most of which have no statutory protection. These archaeological features encompass a long time span – from prehistoric forests and settlements... Read More

January Meeting – It’s Quiz Time

It’s quiz time again, so get a team together and come along. There will be fabulous prizes to be won*, so come one, come all. Once again, there’ll be questions on everything under the sun, not just archaeology and history (though there will of course be some of those), so... Read More