BLOG: The Discovery

BLOG: The Discovery

A few months ago, we made a very exciting discovery at Creswell Crags – we found ochre! We were having some signs installed in the gorge (hopefully you’ve seen them!) and because it’s such a sensitive archaeological site I was attending doing the ‘watching...
BLOG: Monitoring nests at Creswell Crags

BLOG: Monitoring nests at Creswell Crags

I’m crouched in a dense thicket, trying to squeeze my 6-foot 4 frame through a patch of hawthorn. My clothes offer little protection to the thorns, raking my legs and arms as I push through to the tree on the other side. There is a small clearing next to it, just wide...