Profiling the Profession 2020

UPDATE – the survey will now remain open until 17th January 2021. So please select the survey you are responding to: Survey for Organisations Survey for Individuals Landward Research is undertaking Profiling the Profession 2020, a survey of archaeological employment in the UK, with the support of several funders, looking to gather information from the […]

10 years

Ten years ago today, on 10/10/10, I launched Landward Research Ltd. Thanks to everyone who has helped the company grow through its first decade of profitable, carbon-neutral trading. With your support, we’ve gone from being a one-person operation to become a company that has had 15 employees in seven countries, with two subsidiary companies in […]

Carbon Neutral in 2017-18

Landward Research Ltd are very pleased to have again been certified as carbon neutral by Carbon Footprint. We reduced the amount of CO2 that the company’s activities produced in 2017-18 to 68% of the 2016-17 levels, and have offset the 13.5 tonnes of CO2 that our activities produced in 2017-18 through supporting projects around the world which […]

ONS Safe Researcher

Landward Research Ltd are delighted to announce that Kenneth Aitchison has become an ONS Accredited Researcher, having successfully passed the Safe Researcher Training assessment. This means that Landward Research Ltd will be able to deliver projects that require access to data that cannot be published openly, for statistical research purposes, as permitted by the Statistics and […]

The Size of the UK Heritage Compliance Sector

A new report, produced by Landward Research Ltd and Heritage Business International has been published. The Size of the U.K. Heritage Compliance Sector: 1998-2017 with forecast to 2022 This report, which identifies how much was being spent on commercial archaeology services in the UK in 2017 and provides long-term trend data covering each year since […]

Living Wage Employer

LANDWARD RESEARCH LTD CELEBRATES LIVING WAGE COMMITMENT The Living Wage Foundation is pleased to announce that Landward Research Ltd has been accredited as a Living Wage employer. Our Living Wage commitment will see everyone working at Landward Research Ltd, regardless of whether they are direct employees or third-party contracted staff, receive a minimum hourly wage […]

Secrets of the High Woods – Heritage Assets in Forestry Management

Landward Research Ltd are delighted to have worked with the South Downs National Park Authority to produce Guidelines for the Stewardship of Heritage Assets in Forestry Management, as part of the Secrets of the High Woods programme. Coralie Mills of Dendrochronicle and Gordon Brown of John Clegg & Co worked with Doug Rocks-Macqueen to write these […]

Survey of Archaeological Specialists 2016-17

The Survey of Archaeological Specialists 2016-17 report has been published. Download Survey of Archaeological Specialists 2016-17. Executive Summary A survey of archaeological specialists has found that, in early 2017, specialists appear to have recovered from the economic downturn of the previous decade, but are cautious about the possibility that there will be increased demand for […]

Supporting CIfA 2017, Newcastle

Landward Research Ltd is proud to be supporting the Chartered Institute for Archaeologists‘ 2017 annual conference Archaeology: a global profession at Newcastle University from 19-21 April 2017.   We will be video recording and live streaming sessions. For more information on our video services please contact