Running through the heart of London is a mighty river: the Thames. It has played a central role in the history of the city, and when the tide is low, the capital’s longest archaeological site is revealed. Join us to explore 10,000 years of London’s dynamic history......

Use the TDP website to explore the archaeology and history of London’s river, and find out how you can get down onto the foreshore and make your own discoveries.

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2nd August 2014 a one day workshop, presented by the Hendon and District Archaeological Society

7th August 2014 Join the Thames Discovery Programme for an evening lecture with built heritage specialist James Wright to find out more about stone working

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In October 2013, COAST filmed a short feature with the TDP on the bomb-strike site at Westminster, in the shadow of the Houses of Parliament, and this will be broadcast on 12th August at 9.00pm on BBC TWO

Guest blog by Kathleen McIlvenna, Curatorial Assistant with the Royal Armouries, about an archive project exploring a collection of foreshore finds from the Tower Beach

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