Wessex Archaeology is the UK’s leading provider of archaeological and heritage services, and an educational charity. 

Established for 40 years, they offer an unrivalled range of services above ground, below ground and underwater, delivered by over 320 industry experts from an international network of offices.

They work in partnership with clients across a variety of sectors to deliver practical, sustainable solutions to effectively manage heritage risk. Wessex Archaeology’s experience and knowledge help their clients achieve successful planning outcomes, engage communities and stakeholders, and enhance the value of national historical assets. As a registered charity, community engagement is at the heart of what they do. They are committed to promoting education in science, the arts, culture and heritage.

Wessex Archaeology has been a pioneer in heritage learning and engagement for over 30 years. They offer targeted activities for clients wishing to engage with local communities. For school children, they use archaeology as an exciting stimulus to teach science, history, art and literacy. Their dedicated team also provide hands-on learning at events, talks and lectures and volunteer opportunities.

For more information, visit the Wessex Archaeology website and join in the Education Skills Share on Tuesday, 14 April from 15:00-17:00 GMT.