We’re Back! Leicestershire YAC relaunches

On a cold, but not too blustery, April morning, Leicestershire YAC relaunched after two years of forced dormancy with a session on how to draw a hillfort at Burrough Hill Iron Age Hillfort.

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

Important COVID Update

02/03/2022 UPDATE: Leicestershire YAC will restart regular sessions from April onwards. Our first session will be on Sunday 2 April at Burrough Hill Iron Age Hillfort.

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.