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Man arrested for bulldozing Neolithic stone circle

A man has been arrested for bulldozing the Neolithic Priddy Circles in Sommerset, England. A man has been arrested and bailed in connection with the partial destruction of the set of four circular Bronze Age earthworks, near Wells, Somerset, believed to predate Stonehenge. The man's arrest follows a joint investigation between

Oldest open-air cemetery in the UK found

Two 10,000-year-old skulls found in a sand quarry in Sommerset, England, has led to the discovery of the UK's 'oldest' open-air cemetery. An analysis of weapons belonging to the Ancient Egyptian elite show that they were actually used in battle or for executions, and not just held for ceremonial purposes. The new

Humans lived in Gough’s Cave, England 14,700 years ago

Radiocarbon dating has shown that humans dwelled in Gough's Cave 14,700 years ago, making it one of the first sites inhabited by people when they returned to Britain at the end of the last ice age. The results confirm the site's great antiquity and suggest human hunters re-colonised Britain at a