Children excavating soil from a demolished wall in the ruins of Bradgate House, the birthplace of Lady Jane Grey.

Important COVID Update

08/05/2021 UPDATE: In keeping with the government roadmap out of lockdown, we anticipate restarting the club in June with some select activities, with a full programme of meetings commencing from September.

Fantastic fiction!

Here at the Leicestershire Young Archaeologists’ Club we love reading historic fiction. A good book cannot be put down and will be read over and over again, and a good story really brings history alive! Here are Branch Leader Mathew’s top six historic stories for young readers.