Another award for the Ness of Brodgar excavations

The excavation on the Ness of Brodgar has been named the winner of the 2011 Andante Travels Archaeology Award. The Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology/Orkney College UHI project was runner-up in the international award scheme in 2008, and went on to take the Current Archaeology Research Project of the Year title last year. Previous winners of …

2012 excavation dates

The 2012 excavations on the Ness of Brodgar are due to begin on July 16, running until August 24. Site tours will commence on July 18, two days after excavations resume, running until August 22. Details of times will follow. As in previous years, an online excavation diary will be maintained …