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!




2017 – 2018 Programme

Here’s our up-to-date programme for the next few months. We’ll be announcing lots more events and meetings as they are confirmed. All meetings are at 2.00pm unless otherwise stated. September... Read More


November meeting – The Paston Women

This month we welcome back Elizabeth McDonald with the third of her series of talks on one of Norfolk’s great medieval families, the Pastons. If you ever thought that the Medieval period was of full damsels in distress then the Paston women are here to prove you wrong; often in distress they rarely... Read More

October meeting – Returned from the Front

Our speaker on October 14th will be Nick Stone who is the project co-ordinator for the Returned from the Front Project. Some of you may remember that Nick came and gave us a talk on the Norwich blitz, including some of his excellent ghost images, back in 2014. The Returned... 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