by Philip Crummy, director of the Colchester Archaeological Trust Time and technology wait for no man or woman as they say – or at least they could do. The world has changed a lot since 1987 when we published the first issue of The Colchester Archaeologist. Being 32 pages [read more…]
. Happy new year from the Colchester Archaeological Trust at the site of the Roman circus in Colchester, in the UK. We send everyone our best wishes for the new year, but especially to all our clients and professional partners, to all our visitors and customers at the Roman circus [read more…]
Today (25th December) – Christmas Day – is considered to be the first day of Christmas. Christmas or Christmas-tide lasts for twelve days and extends from the 25th December to the 5th January. ‘The twelve days of Christmas’ is a well-known traditional carol about the gifts of Christmas, full of Christian [read more…]
Happy Christmas and our best wishes for the new year from the Colchester Archaeological Trust here at the Colchester Roman circus visitor centre. We hope you enjoy our Christmas card this year. The graphic below shows the front of the card, the back, and the message inside. We send our [read more…]
Today (4th December), we were delighted to take delivery of some goodies here at the Trust’s HQ/the Colchester Roman circus visitor centre. We have commissioned a set of three special items featuring a design of the modern Roman circus mosaic which is on display here at the Roman circus visitor [read more…]
Today (9th October), the Trust launched our new web-site. It is actually the same web-site content, but in a different format. This format is ‘mobile responsive’, which means that the web-site can now be visited and viewed as easily on a smartphone or mobile ‘phone as on a computer, laptop [read more…]
The Colchester Archaeological Group (CAG) is a local group of active and enthusiastic volunteers who undertake excavations and research. The CAG often works in partnership with the Trust. This year they are celebrating their 60th anniversary! On their web-site, the CAG say: ‘… We [read more…]
We are re-opening on 27th March 2018 – put the date in your diary! We look forward to seeing you then. All details at www.thecolchesterarchaeologist.co.uk/?p=38285 . . The image is published online at https://thegraphicsfairy.com/ and used here with thanks to the Graphics Fairy.