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Detectorists – comedy sit-com filming starts

Cameras are now rolling on the new sitcom from “The Office” actor Mackenzie Crook. Written and directed by the “Pirates Of The Caribbean” star, “Detectorists” is a six-part comedy for BBC Four about two friends who share a passion for metal detecting. The show will star Mackenzie Crook alongside “The Hunger Games” and “Harry Potter”…

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Medieval seal

Medieval seal with a zoomorphic central motif found by Gary. Gary is using XP Deus metal detector. If you are interested in the topic of seals, we can recommend a book Collecting Seals available in Regton Metal Detectors Shop

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Charity Metal Detectorist discovers another treasure

A Keighley charity fundraiser who only took up metal detecting as a hobby late last year has discovered another precious historical artefact. Riddlesden resident, Stephen Auker, who recently found ancient silver Roman coins hoard (read more…) at a site in his own neighbourhood, has now uncovered a 16th century Tudor ring. His latest find, this…