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Highland (Mainland)

Pollen adds to intrigue over Bronze Age woman 'Ava'


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-39191527

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb)

Plans For New Orkney Visitor Centre Spark Road Safety Concerns For School


Nice pic!

https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/islands/orkney/1174315/plans-for-new-orkney-visitor-centre-spark-road-safety-concerns-for-school/

Angus

Late Bronze Age Weapons Discovery Hailed As 'Find Of A Lifetime'


What an absolute belter of a find!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-tayside-central-38971099

Lewis and Harris

Iron Age Burial Gives Insights Into Ancient Islanders


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-38920311

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb)

Orkney MSP Welcomes Maeshowe Talks


https://www.pressandjournal.co.uk/fp/news/islands/orkney/1151782/orkney-msp-welcomes-maeshowe-talks/

Trusty's Hill (Hillfort)

'Lost Kingdom' Linked To Galloway


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-38679324

Scotland (Country)

£65m Bill To Preserve Historic Sites


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-38553858

Fife

Neolithic Pottery And Flint Tools Found In Fife


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-38554521

Scotland (Country)

Digs Funded At 'Lost Kingdoms' In Scotland and Ireland


Great news!!!

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-38328698

South Ronaldsay

Archaeologists uncover clues to life of Iron Age man


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-38207134

Wemyss Caves - The Court Cave (Cave / Rock Shelter)

Rare Pictish Cave Drawings Could Be Lost To The Sea


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-38143157

Cambridgeshire

Spectacular Bronze Age Torc Found In Cambridgeshire Field


https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/nov/28/spectacular-bronze-age-gold-torc-unearthed-cambridgeshire-field?CMP=share_btn_fb

Highland (Mainland)

Archaeological Finds On Route Of Inverness West Link


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-highlands-islands-38049966

Argyll and Bute (Mainland)

4,000 Year Old Bronze Age Axe Heads Found In Argyll


http://www.scotsman.com/news/4-000-year-old-bronze-age-axe-heads-found-in-argyll-1-4268374

Arthur's Seat and Crow Hill fort (Hillfort)

Rocks Removed On Arthur's Seat Cliffs In Edinburgh


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-37768355

Skara Brae (Ancient Village / Settlement / Misc. Earthwork)

Rodents Eaten By Neolithic Orcadians, Research Suggests


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-37699357

Dumfries and Galloway

Whithorn Iron Age Roundhouse Works In Full Swing


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-south-scotland-37584360

South Ronaldsay

Iron Age Jewellery Made On Orkney Recreated


http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-37481840

The Shetland Isles

Broch In Loch Could Be The Missing Link In Story Of Iron Age Building


From the best newspaper.

http://www.thenational.scot/news/broch-in-a-loch-could-be-missing-link-in-story-of-iron-age-building.22927

Maeshowe (Chambered Tomb)

Maeshowe Neolithic Burial Cairn To Stay Open In Orkney To Stay Open


Good news :-)

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-north-east-orkney-shetland-37474218
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