Not long till our Christmas meet. Keep your eye out for next years newsletter that will be arriving in your inbox soon!
You have all heard of Hadrian’s Wall which was part of the Roman Empire’s defence, but did you know about Antonine Wall?
Another Roman defensive wall in the UK, but this time loacted in Scotland itself. Demonstrating that at one point, the Roman Empire’s boarders did extend into Scotland.
Watch the 10 minute youtub Antonine Wall Clip here.
Ever wondered what some the worlds famous archaeological sites look like from above?
This article shows you the images taken by the satellites orbiting Earth.
How many sites do you recognise???
We will be emailing the date of our December meeting shortly. However, for this meeting we have a War Time Theme.
We would like you to look into Christmas during War Time Britain or in the Trenches. We would like everyone to try and dress up if they can, or to bring in some food/drink which would of been eaten during this time (remember there was food shortages). For some inspiration, why not look at the links below
Emails about our up and coming meet have been eamiled out. If you have not recieved it, please let us know.
A lead Roman coffin found at Hinckley has been opened. Do you want to know what they found???
Follow the link to find out more. …
Looking for something to do on Sunday? Why not draw a historical comic strip at Jewry Wall.
Sunday 20th October
11.30am – 3.30pm
Jewry Wall Museum
Celebrate the International Big Draw event. Regardless of age or ability, have fun using different materials to draw and create your own historical comic strip. Admission free, activities £2.50. Light refreshments available. T: 0116 225 4971