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  • Fri
    01
    Jul
    2016

    'Meeting and re-meeting the Ancestors’

    7:30 pmThe Chepstow Archaeological Society Talk at the Drill Hall - part of the Chepstow Festival

    Julian Richards, archaeologist, writer and broadcaster will explain how archaeology and science can illuminate the lives of our ancient ancestors. Through his television series ‘Meets the Ancestors’ and more recently ‘Tales from  the Dark Earth’ Julian explored burial sites from Orkney to the Channel Islands, uncovering fascinating characters and tales of everyday life.

    Julian Richards, archaeologist, writer and broadcaster will explain how archaeology and science can illuminate the lives of our ancient ancestors. Through his television series ‘Meets the Ancestors’ and more recently ‘Tales from  the Dark Earth’ Julian explored burial sites from Orkney to the Channel Islands, uncovering fascinating characters and tales of everyday life