Nene Valley Archaeological Trust ‘Your Roman Past’ Conference 

The Nene Valley Archaeological Trust invites you to join us for our 2019 Conference which will take place at Castor, near Peterborough, on Saturday 30th March.

The conference provides a unique opportunity to showcase the wealth of Roman archaeology in the Nene Valley. Six eminent speakers will address the topic of “Your Roman Past”. Click below for more information

Saturday the 22nd June

Accompany local expert Dr Steve Upex as he guides participants over the site of the Roman town and shares the new details revealed by recent geophysical investigations. Details from


Castor House Centenary Concert

Sunday the 23rd of June – from 5.30 to 9.30p.m.

An orchestra of 100 musicians, refreshments etc Details later.


The Staffordshire Hoard and Tamworth Castle – a Saxon odyssey

Saturday the 28th September 

Join us on a coach trip to see The Staffordshire Hoard exhibition at Birmingham Museum and later travel with us to Tamworth, King Penda’s Mercian HQ and the likely birthplace of St Kyneburgha. Details later. 


Meet the Saxons – a talk by Stephen Pollington

Friday the 8th November 7p.m. at the Village Hall

Stephen is an English author and broadcaster who specialises in Anglo-Saxon England and the Old English language. He has written a number of books on the subject, most of which have been published by the company Anglo-Saxon Books. Details later