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Welcome to our Press Area. The CBA is an educational charity working throughout the UK to involve people in archaeology and to promote the appreciation and care of the historic environment for the benefit of present and future generations.

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Press enquiries

For general press enquiries, please contact:

Louise Ennis
Head of Strategic Development
email | telephone: +(44) (0)1904 671417

More specific contacts can be found on our staff pages. We also have a good set of contacts on the ground throughout the UK through our CBA Groups network.

Recent press releases

CBA publication shortlisted for major archaeology prize

Star Carr

It was announced today that the Council for British Archaeology’s recent book, Star Carr: Life in Britain after the Ice Age, has been short-listed for the Best Archaeological Book prize in the prestigious British Archaeological Awards.

Released 2 June 2014.

Home Front Legacy launches at newly identified practice battlefield

Dan Snow and Armed Forces servicemen launch CBA Home Front Legacy Project copyright CBA

CBA President, Dan Snow, launches Home Front Legacy 1914-18 project to record the surviving remains of the First World War across the UK and help to protect them for future generations.

Released 7 March 2014

Leading TV historians pay tribute to "the world's oldest archaeologist"

Dan Snow, Beatrice de Cardi, Michael Wood and Mike Heyworth c Adam Stanford

Released 25 February 2014

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