I have decided after much thought to write my own blog these will be my own thoughts and a diary on my daily life. I am hoping that by writing some of my thoughts down here for others to red that this will help me get a perspective of myself and will help me as I embark on my 3rd book which is already written in part in draft format. 170 more words
Tags » Metal Detecting
We recently managed to shame the country’s largest metal detecting shop, Regtons, into stopping selling night vision gear. It was a victory for conservation (which PAS and The Archaeological Establishment should have secured, not us) but it was only a small one, for two reasons: 214 more words
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A late Bronze Age hoard of gold and copper thought to be around 3000 years old was unearthed on Anglesey .
The discovery is considered so important that it has been given the rare definition of ‘treasure’ by the coroner’s office.
A teenage treasure hunter found more than he bargained for after discovering a massive stash of deadly weapons. James Cork was out with his metal detector searching for bits of old scrap when he snagged a haul quite like any other – a suspected IRA weapons dump. 51 more words
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When lifeboatman Mark Thorne lost his wedding ring in the sea during an emergency call-out, he pulled out all the stops to get it back.