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September 2019

The Making of Georgian Stamford

24 September

A Stamford Arts Centre Event

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CBA – Archaeology in the East

28 September

A Council for British Archaeology Event

Recent Archaeology in the East of England

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October 2019

Anglo-Saxon Fenland

7 October @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
Anglo Saxon Fenland

Prof Susan Oosthuizen challenges previous interpretation of Fenland archaeology.

FREE for FRAG Members

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Hoards at Bradley Fen and Must Farm in the Bronze Age

17 October

A Vivacity Event with Mark Knight

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Unearthing Our Roman Past

19 October

An event organised by Friends of St Remigius, Water Newton and the Nene Valley Archaeological Trust. Stephen Upex will provide a first update following the Durobrivae excavation in July.

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Snettisham Iron Age Hoards

23 October

A Vivacity event A catch-up opportunity if you missed our own Jody Joy talk last year!

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November 2019

Secret Peterborough

4 November @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
secret peterborough - june and vernon bull

June and Vernon Bull explore some of the lesser-known episodes and characters in the city’s past.

FREE for FRAG Members

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Hoards: A Hidden History

6 November

Talk with Eleanor Ghey, Curator, British Museum - A Vivacity Event

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Ötzi the Iceman

20 November

A MidNAG Event: Prof Klaus Oeggl Venue at Oundle Primary School

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Roman Durobrivae and the Water Newton Treasure

21 November

Talk by Dr Stephen Upex - A Vivacity Event

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The Mildenhall Treasure: fine dining in Roman Britain

27 November

A Vivacity Event with Richard Hobbs of the British Museum

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December 2019

Peakirk Unwrapped: The Archaeology of a Fen-edge Settlement

9 December @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
Peakirk Map - Christopher Saxton 1576

Archaeological evidence indicates that the Peakirk area first was colonised by Neolithic folk and that there was almost-continuous activity in the heart of the present village from the Romano-British period onwards.

Speaker: Dr Avril Lumley Prior

FREE for FRAG Members

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January 2020

The Romans at Fane Road

2 January, 2020

A Werrington Local History Group event:     In case you missed his talk at the 2019 AGM, Fane Road Archaeology Group's field officer, Phil Hill, will be addressing the local history society.

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Georgian Peterborough

6 January, 2020
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
georgian prospect of peterborough

Stuart Orme speaks about a neglected part of Peterborough's past.

Speaker: Stuart Orme

FREE for FRAG Members

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February 2020

From Neolithic to Saxon: Evolution of a North Cambridgeshire Landscape

3 February, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
The Parkway Sports & Social Club, Maskew Avenue
Peterborough, PE1 2AS
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£5
roman distribution centre - a14

Tony Walsh provides an update on the what the unique A14 improvement project can tell us about the evolution of the north Cambridgeshire landscape

FREE for FRAG Memebers

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Prostitution & Death in Victorian Peterborough

6 February, 2020

A Werrington Local History Group Event

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August 2020

Milestones & Turnpikes

6 August, 2020

A Werrington Local History Group Event

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October 2020

The Fenland Ague

1 October, 2020

A Werrington Local History Group Event

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