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Survey of Archaeological Specialists

Landward Research are undertaking a survey, collecting data on specialist skills, on behalf of the UK national agencies. FAME is working with Landward Research to support the project and to ensure that as many specialists as possible take part. The data gathered by the survey will be invaluable in helping FAME and it’s sector partners […]

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Archaeological Market Survey Report 2015/2016

The latest Archaeological Market Survey report, prostate produced by Landward Research on behalf of Historic England, viagra order FAME and CIfA is now available. Providing a unique analysis of the archaeological sector as part of the overall UK economy, drugs the report is based on survey responses from FAME members and CIfA Registered Organisations. Key […]

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New FAME Business Support Service

FAME members can now access a suite of new business support services using their member login. Members can obtain up to date guidance, ampoule advice and template documents on a range of employment, viagra health and safety, recipe legal and business topics. Specific queries can be dealt with through a telephone helpline. If members have questions about […]

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FAME respond to consultation on planning conditions

FAME have jointly responded, buy buy | with the CIfA and the CBA, sales to the governments consultation on planning conditions announced as part of the Neighbourhood Planning Bill. We have made clear that planning conditions play a crucial role in UK heritage protection and while we take note of numerous government statements that archaeology is […]

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CSCS cards for archaeologists -a joint statement from CIfA and FAME

CSCS is the leading skills certification scheme within the UK construction industry. CSCS cards provide proof that individuals working on construction sites have the required training and qualifications for the type of work they carry out. The current system whereby most archaeologists gain CSCS accreditation will change in September 2017 when the current Construction Related Occupation (CRO) […]

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FAME Forum 2016: final programme and booking details

Final details of this year’s FAME Forum in York are now available to download here, impotent together with a booking form here. Alternatively, asthma tickets can be booked directly through Eventbrite. The Forum is open to everyone, allergy members and non members. Members have up to two tickets free (with additional tickets at £40). Non […]

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The Queen’s Speech: Proposed Neighbourhood Planning and Infrastructure Bill

FAME note the government’s plans to support growth and deliver new infrastructure through further proposed reform of the planning system and are concerned over the potential negative impact these could have for the protection of the UK’s archaeological heritage. Current planning policy places an emphasis on sustainable development, abortion balancing the needs of economic growth […]

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FAME AGM, Thursday 23rd June York

The Annual General Meeting of the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers Limited will be held at Barley Hall, discount 2 Coffee Yard, drugs York, ambulance YO1 8AR on Thursday 23rd June 2015 commencing at 5pm. The meeting will be followed by a reception, with food and drink, from 6.00 -7.30pm. The Agenda includes: Report […]

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FAME respond to UK media reports that Britain is running out of archaeologists

The Times, and Radio 4 and The Daily Mail report that Britain has a serious shortage of archaeologists to handle the expected wealth of artefacts uncovered during the HS2 project. Historic England chief executive Duncan Wilson said that the project could be delayed unless hundreds of archaeologists are trained to deal with this unprecedented opportunity to explore […]

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Provisional Running order and advance details for the FAME Forum 2016

Challenges in UK Archaeological Capacity: Opportunities for sustainable growth Friday 24th June, impotent Merchant Adventurers Hall York The recovery in the construction market together with plans for large scale investment in infrastructure present the archaeology sector with opportunities for growth over the next 5 to 10 years. The challenge is to how to grow capacity and capability […]

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