Events

FORTHCOMING EVENTS 2017

A brief AGM is held in March, with a guest speaker. Free to members.

BASIL BROWN MEMORIAL LECTURE

Saturday 28th May, Anglo-Saxon scholar, Chris Fern, will speak about the archaeology at Sutton Hoo in 2000, before the National Trust began to build – the warrior burial site etc.

Members of SHS £7, public £8, tickets available on the day (or near the time) from the Riverside Theatre, Woodbridge (01394 382174).

SHS TRIP TO DENMARK (fully booked) 1st  – 7th June.

CONFERENCE IN ASSOCIATION WITH CBA EAST/SCC/UCS

Saturday September 24th, 10am – 5pm. An update on recent years of archaeology at Rendlesham, at the Apex, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk. For further details see: heritage.suffolk.gov.uk/rendlesham-conference-2016. Tickets available from Apex later this year.

 Coach trip to Battle Abbey, Monday 5th September, booking and information to follow.

 Reports on our trips are to be found in our magazine, ‘Saxon’, which can be viewed on this website.

Recent visits have included Ashmolean Museum, Oxford

West Stow Anglo-Saxon village and Mildenhall Museum,

Corpus Christi College (Parker Library) Cambridge

Archaeological site at Lyminge, Kent

and we have travelled as far as Gamla Uppsala, Ireland, Lindisfarne and Canterbury as well as closer to our Suffolk homeland.

For more information or enquiries, please contact our SHS email administrator on: thesuttonhoosociety@gmail.org