Castle plan for permanent display of Hoard treasure

Published by This isTamworth, Monday 6th February 2012 “A PERMANENT display of up to 80 items from the Staffordshire Hoard could open atTamworthCastleby 2014. Officials at Tamworth Borough Council were discussing the plans as the Herald went to press – and revealed they were working on opening an interim exhibition of 14 items within the…

For Suffolk legislature, metal detectors to debut

Published by Newsday, by Paul LaRocco, Wednesday 1st February 2012 “Visitors to the Suffolk County Legislature building in Hauppauge will soon be subject to beefed-up security measures – temporarily, for now. General safety concerns are prompting the use of metal detectors at the public entrance to the legislature’s Rose Y. Caracappa Auditorium off Veterans Memorial…

Ancient coins found in Caithness

Published by John O’Groat Journal, by Will Clark, Friday 3rd February 2012  “A LOCAL man is celebrating a once-in-a-lifetime discovery after digging up a hoard of ancient coins in Caithness. Thrilled metal detector enthusiast Mikie Aitken believes the find, made last week, could be worth a small fortune.” – Taken from Article      …