Michael Fulford (author)

Review: “Silcester: Life on the Dig” reviewed in Berkshire Life

It is always lovely to have one of our books reviewed in the glossy mags. Berkshire Life reviewed Jenny Halstead and Michael Fulford’s Silcester: Life on the Dig (see review below). You can order a copy of this book for the … Continue reading

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Exhibit Thursday 22 October – Tuesday 3 November, 2015: “Silchester Life on the Dig”

An exhibition of paintings and sketches by Jenny Halstead as Artist in Residence at the final year of the Silchester Excavation. is taking place at the Old Fire Station Gallery in Henley. It is hoped that the exhibition will be supplemented by … Continue reading

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22 September – 27 November 2015: Exhibit “Silchester – Life on the Dig ” at MERL

The University of Reading’s Museum of English Rural Life (MERL) is very pleased to be hosting a special display of work by artist, Jenny Halstead. Jenny spent nine weeks in the summer of 2014 at the excavation of Calleva Atrebatum … Continue reading

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silchester finalSilchester: Life on the Dig by Jenny Halstead (author, artist) Michael Fulford (author)


Michael Fulford is Professor of Archaeology at the University of Reading. His principal research interests are in Roman archaeology, particularly in the fields of rural settlement, urbanism, economy, material culture, technology and trade. He is a Fellow of the British Academy and Chair of the Roman Research Trust and Vice-President of the Society for the Promotion of Roman Studies. He has recently been appointed Commissioner of English Heritage and Chair of the English Heritage Advisory Committee.

Professor Michael Fulford was appointed CBE in the New Years honours 2011.