Metal Detecting

Objective 5: To protect the World Heritage Site and Buffer Zone from damage as a result of inappropriate metal detecting.

Policy 5a: Metal detecting within the World Heritage Site and its Buffer Zone will not be permitted except in line with Historic England guidelines and as part of a recognised and properly resourced research project.

Action: In partnership with the Portable Antiquities Scheme, Historic England, and the Police, prepare and action a campaign of information directed at the public and the detector community. Year 2

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To celebrate 30 years of World Hertiage Status, we've put together a list of 30 things to see and do around Hadrian's Wall.

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