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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!





July Meeting – Jude Plouviez on the Romans in Suffolk

Jude Plouviez was, until her recent retirement, Senior Archaeological Officer at Suffolk County Council. Jude specialises in the Roman period and will be talking to us about the Romans in Suffolk and their impact on the Waveney Valley. During her career at Suffolk County Council Jude co-authored an account of... Read More

June Events (and Pay Your Subs Time Again)

Eighth in the East Festival Weekend, 18th-19th June The first thing coming up this month is the Eighth in the East Festival weekend on 18th-19th June at University Campus Suffolk in Ipswich. As you know, we’ve been working with Eighth in the East for a couple of years now carrying... Read More

May Meeting – Matt Law on Snails in Archaeology

Matt is a Lecturer in Geography (Environmental Change and Sustainability) at Bath Spa University. He’s also a part-time PhD student at Cardiff University, where he’s studying the ecological impact of island settlements in the Western Isles of Scotland. As well as all that, he’s an environmental archaeology specialist at L-... Read More

What’s On 2016

Here’ s our programme for the rest of this year, still subject to change and we may squeeze some stuff in if we can. We hope you can make it to some or all of these. April 16th. Anglo-Norman East Anglia, Form, Function and Status with Professor Rob Liddiard Rob... Read More

January Meetings – It’s Medieval Graffiti Month

We thought it was about time we did a bit more staring at walls, so not one but two graffiti related events this month. First, January 16th, 2.30pm, Needham Village Hall, High Road, Needham, IP20 9LB. All welcome, admission members £2.00, non-members £3.00. Matthew Champion, director of the Norfolk and... Read More