To find out more details of any of our meetings, and if you would like to be on our mailing list, please email the team on LeicestershireYAC@gmail.com.
Full details for each session will be sent out with each booking email.
Saturday 23rd or Sunday 24th June (TBC)
Urban Steam Festival
We will visit the Abbey Pumping Station Museum in Leicester during its annual Urban Steam Festival to learn about traditional rural crafts and steam engines.
Venue: Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester
Sunday 1st July
Bradgate Park Excavation
We will return to take part in the annual excavations at Bradgate Park for a 4th time. This year there will be more investigation of Lady Jane Grey’s home – mainly what is thought to be a large stable block outside the main ruin.
Venue: Bradgate Park, Newtown Linford
Sunday 8th July
Festival of Leicestershire & Rutland Archaeology Launch Event
We will have stand at the Festival launch event at the Jewry Wall site, with our dig box and other activities.
Venue: Jewry Wall site, Leicester
Saturday 21st & Sunday 22nd July
Bosworth Links Test-Pitting
We will spend the weekend in Market Bosworth digging test-pits with the 2nd year of the Bosworth Links Project.
Venue: Market Bosworth