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1,000-year-old human remains found in Northern Ireland

The skeleton of a woman who lived 1,000 years ago has been found in Northern Ireland. Archaeologists found it during excavation work ahead of a major redevelopment project. The human remains are thought to be that of a young woman. They will be removed for further tests that will confirm the gender and

Aviation archaeologists search for lost WWII Spitfire

Two aviation archaeologists are searching for a lost WWII Spitfire in Northern Ireland. Gareth Jones and Steve Vizard have been keen to unravel the mystery of the missing aircraft. They believe it's buried underground on the site of City of Derry Airport, the former RAF Eglinton air base. In 1941 the air base