East of England

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Archaeologists find remarkably rare preserved Middle Saxon cemetery with wooden coffins

Archaeologists find remarkably preserved Anglo-Saxon plank-lined graves and tree-trunk coffins dating from the 7th-9th century AD at a site in East Anglia.

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Curator's Choice: The Scold's Thew - a medieval punishment for women only at Ipswich Museum

Anton Roberts talks about the Scold's Thew - a medieval punishment device designed to punish property-less poor women who "made trouble with their neighbours".

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From secret nuclear bunkers to a house by Grayson Perry, ten of the greatest works of architecture in Essex

The Essex Architecture Weekend features three key modernist estates: Silver End, Bata East Tilbury and Frinton-on-Sea. And there's much to enjoy elsewhere, as the highlights show.

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"I hardly ever think about where it's gonna go": Britain's 14-year-old "Old Master" on his North Norfolk inspiration

Ahead of his latest exhibition, a BBC film crew has been following life for Kieron Williamson, the brilliant 14-year-old artist whose paintings of North Norfolk have turned his family into reluctant......

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Take a closer look at a Cold War icon as the Imperial War Museum works to repair its Victor bomber

Colour pictures from the Cold War as Imperial War Museum Duxford launches a campaign to restore its iconic Handley Page Victor bomber.

a page of a scrapbook with various cards and letters affixed to it including a postcard with a drawing of a boot on it by Eric Ravilious

From Picasso's Guernica to scraps from The Telegraph: Delving into Edward Bawden's scrapbooks

As the Edward Bawden Scrapbooks are published, we talk to the Fry Art Gallery about the originals held in their collection and the man who created them.

A photo of various bronze age prehistoric artefacts found at must farm in whittlesey

Archaeologists have discovered in exquisite detail what people ate and owned at Britain's finest Bronze Age site

Archaeologists say Must Farm is "the complete set" and its contents point to the materialistic "stuffocation" of Bronze Age society.

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Sound and vision: Wysing Polyphonic returns to Cambridge with band of exquisite experimentalists

Backed by The Quietus, the seventh annual music event at Cambridge's Wysing Arts Centre is the first fully acoustic edition. Director and Curator Donna Lynas tells Culture24 more.

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A kitchen story, a quarry, bones and gaming pieces: These medieval finds have been found at a Suffolk school

Excavations at a Suffolk school have revealed a series of objects from across the centuries - including the remains of a kitchen and cold store built on an 11th century road.

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