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AW/AE June 2020 Newsletter

We have been working hard over the last few months to ensure our projects on site and office based follow the COVID-19 guidance set by the Welsh Assembly and UK Government. Our method statements and risk assessments have been re-written with new working procedures. The Government directive that construction sites are encouraged to remain open…

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AW/AE Professional Placement Student Interview

Our professional placement student Lucy from the University of Manchester is now approaching the end of her year with us and is featured in this video for the university, talking about her experiences with us. In 2019 the Department of Archaeology at the University of Manchester introduced a new 4 year archaeology degree programme to…

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AW/AE April 2020 Newsletter

Due to the ongoing situation regarding COVID-19, we made the decision to stop fieldwork projects as it was the responsible thing to do, but this doesn’t mean we’ve stopped work. Far from it! Our teams are currently working on numerous Desk-based Studies, Building Surveys and post-excavation reports, and even undertaking site visits and WB monitoring…

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Excavations at Regent Road, Altrincham

Between November 2019 and March 2020, Archaeology England undertook an excavation at Regent Road car park in Altrincham. The excavation was the result of a planning condition required of the development taking place on the site, as recommended by Greater Manchester Archaeological Advisory Service (GMAAS). GMAAS provides specialist advice regarding any archaeological matter within Greater…

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