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Staffordshire Hoard nominated for Award – Voting open now

CA_Vote_PROJECT_2015_StaffordshireRethinking the Staffordshire Hoard has been nominated in the Research Project of the Year category in the Current Archaeology Awards 2015. All nominees are based on articles and books featured within Current Archaeology over the last 12 months.

Voting for the awards is now open at www.archaeology.co.uk/vote.

Voting will be open until early February, and the winners will be announced at the Current Archaeology Live! 2015 conference, held at the University of London’s Senate House on 27th-28th February

More information on the conference can be found at www.archaeologylive.co.uk.

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