Category Archive for "News"


EcoVikings featured in the Times Educational Supplement

Check out the latest press for the Big Heritage EcoViking project. (Click image to enlarge)  

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BBC Radio Merseyside ‘Recycle like a Viking’

Big Heritage visited BBC Merseyside today to promote the ‘Recycle like a Viking’ Project  

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History for Health

  Big Heritage would like to announce The History for Health project which aims to introduce men aged 55+, a demographic  who are at risk from health issues, to the amazing world of landscape archaeology. The project is funded by the…

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The Roman Medical Roadshow

We have great pleasure to announce that Big Heritage have been selected by the amazing Wellcome Trust to create a new project to engage the British public with the history of medical science which will be funded through their prestigious “People…

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Big Heritage is looking forward to 2013

An incredibly successful 2012 witnessed Big Heritage delivering on several new projects, such as EcoViking, using Viking archaeology to illustrate sustainable and green lifestyles to schoolchildren across the Wirral, Merseyside and Cheshire. Big Heritage also further developed the Archaeology for Schools programme successfully engaging many schools with Viking and Roman based archaeology workshops. Big Heritage has several new projects lined up for…

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The ecoVikings weekend was a huge success.

ecoVikings weekend a huge success

On the weekend of 24-25th November, the Big Heritage team took their Ardnamurchan inspired replica boat out to the Museum of Liverpool for our exciting ecoVikings weekend. Engaging children with climate change and greener living is not the easiest of tasks,…

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The Vikings are back….but this time they’re here to help young people reduce their carbon footprint in a fun but educational workshop provided by the Big Heritage Team. Exploring the eco-friendly aspects of Viking life, children will be shown how…

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Vikings to set sail once again

Our replica Viking boat will be launching on Sunday, 30th of September at the West Kirby Marine Lake.

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