2011 dig dates

The 2011 excavations on the Ness of Brodgar are due to begin on July 18, running until August 24. As in previous years, an online excavation diary will be maintained here. In the meantime, I am working on this section to streamline the daily update process. This will inevitably mean …

Research project of the year award

The ongoing archaeological dig on the Ness of Brodgar has been named research project of the year, in a national awards scheme. Excavations director Nick Card, senior projects manager at the Orkney Research Centre for Archaeology (ORCA), accepted the prize, on behalf of his team, at the Current Archaeology awards …