Month: April 2011

Upcoming seminar: Of Process and Practice: Exploring developer funded archaeology and London’s more recent past, 1800 to the present day

Joint seminar of the Society of Post-Medieval Archaeology and IfA London. Monday 6th of June 2011, 10am – 4.45pm At the Wilberforce Theatre, Museum of London Docklands West India Quay, London E14 4AL How does PPS5 change the way we view the archaeology of the last 200 years? London is largely a 19th and 20th-century …

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Rescue write to John Whittingdale, MP

Rescue have recently written to John Whittingdale to acknowledge comments he made in support of the heritage sector in the third report of the Culture, Media and Sport Committee.

Rescue responds to curatorial cuts at Museum of London

Mary Beard, in her Times blog, first reported news of cuts at the Museum of London, on 25th February. Since that time, details have emerged on a number of intended cuts including redundancies across senior curatorial staff. The latest details indicate that the following reductions have occurred: The following posts have become redundant: 1. Senior Curator (Prehistory) …

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