We are delighted to announce that we have a new formal ally – FAME, the Federation of Archaeological Managers and Employers, who we work with to deliver the annual Archaeological Market Survey report. We are pleased that by being recognised as one of FAME’s partners we are strengthening our ongoing working relationship with the trade association for archaeological businesses in the UK.
We are delighted to see that the front page of Historic England‘s website today (19th May 2016 – here is their news story) is publicising an excellent report that they have produced on National Infrastructure Development and Historic Environment Skills Capacity 2015-33: An Assessment which draws heavily on research data produced by Landward Research Ltd. These data are presented along detailed information on forthcoming major infrastructure projects that has been digested from a variety of official UK government sources, coming to the conclusion that there is and will be a shortage of skilled workers in the sector. The Archaeological Market Surveys for 2014-5, 2013-4 and 2012-3 are all referred to as the sources for…