Verulamiam Park

Events

Our events programme for 2015 is below, with more events to be added shortly.

Events are free (unless otherwise stated below) for CBA East members and affiliated organisations.  Non-CBA East members are welcome to attend for the small charge of £5 per event.  Please book via our EventBrite pages or email with enquiries and bookings to cbaeast@archaeologyuk.org.

Date Event Venue Cost
11th April 10:30 am – 2pm War Walk: The Defence Of Walberswick In 1940.  A guided walk with Prof Robert Liddiard (UEA) tracing the line of the WWII defences and remains.   A moderate walk of approx 4-5 miles stopping for pub lunch en-route (not included!). Walberswick, Suffolk.  Full details provided on booking. Free for CBAE members, £5 for non-members.
25th April 10:30 am – 5pm Recording WWI remains in the East of England.  A 1-day study day hosted jointly with the CBA and Historic England as part of the Home Front Legacy 1914-18 project.  Royal Gunpowder Mills, Waltham Abbey, Essex, EN9 1JX Free
16th May CBA East Annal General Meeting Quaker Meeting House,  Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP33 1SJ Free
23rd May 10:30 am – 4:00 pm Visit to Norman Cross.  Join Ben Robinson to find out about the world’s first purpose built prisoner of war camp,  built during the Napoleonic Wars.  In the afternoon we will visit Peterborough Museum to view the world renowned collection of carved bone and ivory craft work, made by the prisoners. Norman Cross, nr Peterborough.  Full details provided on booking. Free for CBAE members, £5 for non-members
12th September 10 am – 5pm The East of England in later prehistory.  CBA East Annual Conference. Norwich Castle Museum, Castle Meadow, Norwich, East Anglia NR1 3JU TBC