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Events of interest

Important Notice: Coronavirus. Most of the events listed on this page are on-line; for those that are live, please check before setting off that they are still happening. Live events are also likely to require pre-booking (even if free) in order to facilitate social distancing.

  • 6 Oct, 1.00, The Battle of Brunanburh: New Light on the ‘Great War’ of the Tenth Century, Dr Michael Wood. Society of Antiquaries of London public lecture, must register.
  • 16 Oct, 10.00-5.00, 17 Oct, 10.00-1.30, Roman Finds Conference, free online. The Society appears to have a majority among the speakers, which is a good reason for supporting it. Must register. Many of the conference papers will be made available on their website afterwards. 
  • 24 Oct – 1 Nov, Festival of Archaeology 2020, part 2, with a mix of digital and on-the-ground events, Event registration now open.
  • 27 Oct, 6.30, A Georgian Chemist; Humphry Davy, Prof Frank James. Online Georgian Group lecture, £5 for non-members.
  • 2–6 Nov, Practices and Challenges in Built Heritage Conservation, International Institute of Conservation's (IIC) Edinburgh Congress, with opportunities for real world meetings and livestreamed tours across the city and surrounding areas. Cost varies by category, but likely to be £100 for most.
  • 3 Nov, 1.00, Nefertiti: Queen and Pharaoh of Egypt, Prof Aidan Dodson, SAL public lecture, see above, must register.

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