Introductory Workshop (Sat 14 Jan 2017)

A number of places are left for the Spa Ponds Heritage Project’s Introductory Workshop, which will take place from 9:30am on Saturday 14th January 2017. As with all other project activities this workshop will be free of charge.

To book your place please send an e-mail to 

Those wishing to take part in the project activities are asked to complete and return the following form:

The Workshop will feature a series of brief introductions to various elements of the Project, including Shlomo describing the Heritage Management Plan, Mark talking about ‘Time Travelling with Trees’, and Ann explaining what sharing ‘oral histories’ entails.

The remainder of the Workshop will be led by MBArchaeology’s Matt Beresford who will provide an overview of the training that MBArchaeology will be providing throughout the project.

Matt, an experienced tutor and community archaeologist, is an Associate Member of the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists. He qualified from the University of Nottingham with an honours degree in Combined Studies (Archaeology & History) and a Masters degree with Distinction in Local & Regional History.  He is currently undertaking Doctoral research through the University of Hertfordshire.

The Introductory Workshop will be a real treat for all those who attend, and will help position participants to contribute to the Spa Ponds Heritage Project.