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On the Classics side of things, the big news this week was on the discovery of a ‘unique’ intact tombstone at Cirencester:

Roman remains from Arles:

… and a first century necropolis from Nantes:

Pondering Roman remains in Worcester:

That ‘Elgin Marble’ loan has returned to the BM:

Latest Amphipolis coverage:

Honours for Tony Harrison:

… and for Lauren Hackworth Peterson:

Some Classical Banksy in Gaza:

Feature on Heracleion:

Feature on the Catacombs of St. Priscilla:

Some bed and breakfast was using purloined items from the Catacomb of St Callixtus:

A petition to save the Basel Cast Collection:

What Mark Abbe is up to:

What Michael Scott is up to:

Something about ‘Caesar’s Castle’ (fwiw):

Robert Graves’ papers have gone to Milner:

In the wake of the Brian Williams thing, pondering Herodotus:

More on the latest ‘bones of John the Baptist’ claim:
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