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    Moredun Hillfort Guided Walk

    Did you go on the guided walk to Moredun Hillfort on 22nd September? Do share your stories of this event or any other Scottish Archaeology Month events you went to. We would love to hear how you enjoyed Scotland’s archaeology and see any photos you took of events. Please do get in touch!

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    Scottish Community Heritage Alliance roadshows 2019

    The Scottish Community Heritage Alliance (SCHA) was set up last year, and aims to form a national network of community heritage groups to help bring positive change for community heritage in Scotland. The SCHA have teamed up with the University of St Andrews, the National Library of Scotland and Ergadia Heritage to bring a series of community heritage workshops to…

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    Archaeology at Aden Country Park

    In November 2018, an archaeological dig supported through the Aden Country Park Restoration and Redevelopment Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) and the Aden Archaeology Historic Environment Scotland (HES) project, took place revealing an enclosed structure potentially dating back to the Neolithic period, possibly 5500 years old. This exciting, extremely rare discovery has resulted in the need to carry out a further…

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    Call for European Heritage Stories!

    The goals of the initative is to encourage European Heritage Days Communities to collect stories about their projects, initiatives, and activities and to recognise their efforts with a grant of up to €10,000! As Scottish Archaeology Month is our contribution to the European Heritage Days, anyone who has done a Scottish Archaeology Month (SAM) event is welcome to apply. Please…

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    A Brief History of Scottish Brewing

    Enjoy this tour of Scotland’s oldest operating brewery, Belhaven, hosted by Dig it! TV’s Saga as a part of the Uncovering East Lothian series. Although most people tend to associate whiskey with Scotland’s drink of choice, the brewing of beer has an over 5000 year history, beginning in the Neolithic period. The earliest evidence of beer brewing in Scotland dates…