Archaeologists sometimes love rain. The hot dry weather of the last few days meant that features became hard to spot as the ground cracked and turned to dust. After today’s damp start, however, features are suddenly popping up all over the place. We will, as usual, bring you the full low down on what we have discovered this evening as part of our Daily Dig report (you can read yesterdays here).
In the meantime, we have a bit of audio-visual archaeology for you, with a classic video featuring dig director Professor John Hines talking about the 2008 excavation of the manor: