News archive

22nd May 2013

The Archives Group are organising a series of regional workshops designed to promote good practice in working with archaeological archives.

10th May 2013

IfA welcomes the publication this week by Scottish Government of its consultation on the draft Historic Environment Strategy for Scotland and its...

11th April 2013

It’s not the first time IfA have been mentioned in the Private Eye, but the latest edition (Issue 1337, 18 April) has given about 3 inches of copy...

4th April 2013

Our packed conference programme is now available to download. You can find out everything you need to know about the conference, what is on the...

4th April 2013

IfA is hosting an open forum to discuss the improvement of pay and conditions across the archaeological profession. In January, IfA Council made...

28th March 2013

Scottish Government has now designated its first Historic Marine Protected Area close to the harbour of Drumbeg in Sutherland. Scotland is...

1st March 2013

Joe Flatman and Dominic Perring (both Members of IfA) have recently published their paper The National Planning Policy Framework and...

25th February 2013

In October 2012, IfA and ALGAO announced the publication of a new Standard and guidance for archaeological advice by historic environment services...

21st February 2013

Inverclyde Council is about to withdraw from a service-level agreement providing funds to the West of Scotland Archaeology Service.