The Roman-British population from c. 200-400 AD appears to have had far less gum disease than we have today, according to a study of skulls at the Natural History Museum led by a King’s College London periodontist.
Archaeologists in England have made a ‘once-in-a-career’ discovery of the decorated bronze remains of an Iron Age chariot.
A hoard of 22,000 Roman coins has been unearthed near the English town of Seaton in East Devon. The ‘Seaton Hoard’ of copper-alloy Roman coins is one of the largest and best preserved fourth-century collections to have ever been found in Britain.
Popular mythology claims that Joseph of Arimathea introduced Christianity into Britain in AD 63 when he brought the Holy Grail to Glastonbury after Christ’s crucifixion. As this story demonstrates, a befuddling mix of myth, tradition and fact dominates the period preceding the Roman withdrawal.
A host of previously unknown archaeological monuments have been discovered around Stonehenge as part of an unprecedented digital mapping project
A major Roman archaeological site in northern England could be threatened by development, as the Church of England plans to sell off the land it sits on.
This is my review of Boudica: Warrior Queen starring Alex Kingston, Emily Blunt and Steve Waddington.
A unique archaeological find uncovered near the site of a Roman villa in Dorset could help to shed light on the rural elite of late-Roman Britain
Here are a few places you can visit to see something of Ancient Rome in London – and all are free!