Beacons of the Past: Chilterns Hillforts is an exciting project which will engage and inspire communities to discover, conserve, and enjoy the Chilterns' Iron Age hillforts and their prehistoric chalk landscapes.
The Chilterns has one of the largest collections of hillforts in the UK, yet many are poorly preserved, and little is known about them. Supported and part-funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund, this 4 year project will provide a real focus for community and public involvement through remote sensing and survey, practical excavation, and research as well as a programme of events and educational activities.
To explain more about the project and answer any questions the Hillforts team are holding "meet and greet" sessions on the 14th and 15th July 2018 at different locations in the region.
The itinerary for the day is as follows:
Dates and locations are as follows:
Booking is not essential, but we'd love to know if you can make it. If you'd like to attend, please email Ed Peveler at firstname.lastname@example.org
To read more about the Beacons of the Past Project, please click here
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