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From axes and daggers to skeletons of Bronze Age archers and animal bones, planners say they are "absolutely overjoyed" as building on a major new gallery begins.
The Hadrian's Wall Trust has launched a new Adopt a Stone website to address a £170,000 shortfall after funding cutbacks.
Swayed by his 16-year devotion to the cause, a global logistics company has given new backing to the bid to find Spitfire planes believed to have been buried in Burma.
One of the finest Roman statues ever to have been found in East Anglia has been gifted to Cambridge's Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology.
The British Library's wonderful collection shows Georgian Britain as a magnificent, intellectual, industrious and fun-loving place, says Emily Beeson.
A grant from the Heritage Lottery Fund has saved Whitley Bay's much-loved Spanish City and Dome from possible dereliction and ensured its future evolution.
Compton Verney has won a first round pass for their plans to restore and reinvigorate their celebrated park, designed by English landscape gardener Capability Brown.
Archaeologists will date the bones of 18 bodies crammed into a hastily-filled, unusually-positioned grave in Durham.
The Curator of London's Guards Museum calls for donations for a new World War I memorial garden, which will be filled in by 70 bags of soil from battlefield graves.
Started by volunteers in 1986, a model of the Planet locomotive which was the first to whizz along the railway is being celebrated at the Museum of Science and Industry.
Miniature creepy crawlies, tiny Star Wars figures, pea shooters and water pistols in a new exhibition revealing some of the items confiscated from London classrooms.
A lengthy fundraising campaign has ended in triumph after the second of two Iron Age torcs, buried together near Tadcaster, was bought by the Yorkshire Museum.
Curator's Choice: Hopi pots and Zulu skirts for Takeover Day 2013 at the Smith Art Gallery and Museum
One lucky group will get to discover a pot made by native Americans and a glass skirt worn by a Zulu woman as part of the annual Takeover Day in Scotland. Curator Michael McGinnes - the Keeper of the ......
Hidden beneath the lining on the back of a 19th century canvas, conservators have discovered a previously unknown, "enormously exciting" John Constable oil sketch.
A single-engine plane which set a speed record on a one-man flight to Capetown in 1939 will fly again after being acquired by the Shuttleworth collection.