Wales Area Group (English)



CIfA’s Wales group represents the interests of Wales, and those working in Wales and informs CIfA’s work in this area.

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Judith Doyle (Acting Chair)
Neil Maylan (Chair)
Rachel Morgan (Secretary)
Charina Jones (Treasurer)
Ian Brooks
Jenny Hall
John Latham
Ashley Batten

Forthcoming Events

CPD Workshop - new developments in archiving practice hosted by National Museum Wales

When: 28th November 2018 10:30 - 15:30

Where: National Museum in Cardiff

Cost: £15

10:00 – Arrive, coffee and biscuits
10:30 – Introduction to National Standards for the Preparation and Deposition of Archaeological Archives in Wales
11:00 – Practical exercise in preparing an archaeological archive for deposition in a museum
12:00 – What happens to an archive once it has been deposited?
12:30 – Lunch (food available to purchase in venue or in city centre)
13:15 – Guidelines for Digital Archives
14:00 – Selection and Retention – discussion about the development of new guidance
14:30 – Discussion about box deposition charging in Wales
15:00 – Tour of AC-NMW archaeology store


Past Events

  • 9 November 2018 AGM & discussions of recent finds in Wales, Machynlleth

  • 9 March 2018 The Archaeology of Timber and Timber-framed Buildings* flyer

  • 4 October 2017 Archaeological archiving and recording of material remains Nantgarw. flyer

  • 14 October 2017 Recent Discoveries in Wales & AGM (Joint CBA session) Welshpool

  • Spring 2016 Day school and AGM in May 2016. flyer

  • Digital Archives Training, CIfA Accredited CPD training course on 17 March 2015 flyer

  • Autumn 2015 Day school in association with the Welsh Conflict Archaeology Advisory Panel (WelCAAP) in November 2015. Conflict Archaeology in Wales and the Wider World

  • Spring 2015 Day school on 26 June 2015 alongside the AGM. 'Modern': a concept for the Research Agenda

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