Activities in 'Sanctuary Close' (2017)|
This September, DigVentures
are returning to Holy Island to continue searching for
evidence of the original Anglo-Saxon monastery.
At the end of the two-week excavation (4th -
19th September 2018)
, DigVentures will be hosting the world's first
archaeology festival in honour of the much-loved Time Team
archaeologist Mick Aston.
Taking place at the Crossman Hall, the
festival has been crowdfunded by Time Team fans from all over the
world, and will comprise a weekend of talks by well-known
archaeologists and historians, as well as family-friendly 'Fringe'
Fringe events will include:
- historically-themed stand-up comedy
In addition there will be
opportunities to meet the Festival speakers, with food and drinks
being provided by a number of Holy Island businesses.
Lisa Westcott Wilkins
Phone: +44 0333 011 3990