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by lee greagsbey
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:19 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Has Thomas Becket's treasured 'little book' been found?
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Has Thomas Becket's treasured 'little book' been found?

"Has Thomas Becket's treasured 'little book' been found?"

Another read for you.... :g50:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/stories-55370722
by lee greagsbey
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:16 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Guildford High Street thought to be site of earliest known synagogue in western Europe
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Views: 90

Guildford High Street thought to be site of earliest known synagogue in western Europe

"Guildford High Street thought to be site of earliest known synagogue in western Europe"

A local read for me... :g50:

https://www.getsurrey.co.uk/news/surrey ... e-19466936
by lee greagsbey
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:15 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Arrowheads and human remains found in Mold restoration
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Views: 84

Arrowheads and human remains found in Mold restoration

"Arrowheads and human remains found in Mold restoration"

A read from Wales... :g50:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-55452189
by lee greagsbey
Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:22 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Archaeologists discover ancient snack bar
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Re: Archaeologists discover ancient snack bar

And again... "Archaeologists unearth ancient 'salad bar' at Pompeii revealing goats, pigs, fish and snails were on the menu for ancient Romans" https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9089279/Archaeologists-unearth-ancient-salad-bar-Pompeii.html?ito=social-facebook "Mallard to go? Dig of Pompeii fa...
by lee greagsbey
Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Coroner rules object found at Kirkhaugh Cairn is treasure
Replies: 0
Views: 106

Coroner rules object found at Kirkhaugh Cairn is treasure

"Coroner rules object found at Kirkhaugh Cairn is treasure"

Another interesting read.... :g50:

https://www.hexham-courant.co.uk/news/1 ... -treasure/
by lee greagsbey
Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Cumberland County treasure hunter pushed by ‘obsession’ for finding history
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Views: 100

Cumberland County treasure hunter pushed by ‘obsession’ for finding history

"Cumberland County treasure hunter pushed by ‘obsession’ for finding history"

A read from over the pond.. :g50:

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.penn ... utType=amp
by lee greagsbey
Mon Dec 28, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow
Replies: 7
Views: 337

Re: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow

I had a mate who worked in the gardens at Syon park he left as he was getting the occasional pot shots taken at him with a crossbow while grass cutting on a ride on lawnmower... :shock: :g58: :g44: I told the wife I was going to give up lawn mowing as it was too dangerous. She wasn’t happy. :g45: :...
by lee greagsbey
Sat Dec 26, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow
Replies: 7
Views: 337

Re: Amateur archaeologist believes he’s traced the Holy Grail to a ‘secret crypt’ under a river in Hounslow

I had a mate who worked in the gardens at Syon park he left as he was getting the occasional pot shots taken at him with a crossbow while grass cutting on a ride on lawnmower... :shock: :g58: :g44:
by lee greagsbey
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: A short history of Boxing Day – and where it got its name
Replies: 0
Views: 102

A short history of Boxing Day – and where it got its name

"A short history of Boxing Day – and where it got its name"

Another interesting festive read, and the last one today... :xmasbiggrin

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.news ... 8547%3famp
by lee greagsbey
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: What is Boxing Day about and does it have anything to do with boxes?
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Views: 98

What is Boxing Day about and does it have anything to do with boxes?

"What is Boxing Day about and does it have anything to do with boxes?"

Another boxing day read... :xmasbiggrin

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/amp.abc. ... e/12864436
by lee greagsbey
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Why historians disagree about the origins of Boxing Day, the post-Christmas British holiday
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Views: 88

Why historians disagree about the origins of Boxing Day, the post-Christmas British holiday

"Why historians disagree about the origins of Boxing Day, the post-Christmas British holiday" Another interesting festive read.... :xmasbiggrin https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.nationalgeographic.co.uk/history-and-civilisation/2020/12/why-historians-disagree-about-the-origins-of-boxing-day-the-pos...
by lee greagsbey
Sat Dec 26, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: Gingerbread: The Romantic Medieval History and Its Festive Use Today
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Views: 90

Gingerbread: The Romantic Medieval History and Its Festive Use Today

"Gingerbread: The Romantic Medieval History and Its Festive Use TodayGingerbread: The Romantic Medieval History and Its Festive Use Today"

Another festive read for you all... :xmasbiggrin

https://mymodernmet.com/medieval-gingerbread/
by lee greagsbey
Fri Dec 25, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: LATEST NEWS
Topic: The history of your Christmas dinner, from steamed sheep's head to traditional turkey
Replies: 0
Views: 196

The history of your Christmas dinner, from steamed sheep's head to traditional turkey

"The history of your Christmas dinner, from steamed sheep's head to traditional turkey"

The last festive read of the day from me, probably... :g43: :g42:

https://www.cityam.com/the-history-of-y ... al-turkey/

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