British Musuem/ Reading University reception for the ARC project, Reading, 12th March 2019

18 March 2019

Graham Barker co-hosted a reception with the Director of the British Museum, Hartwig Fischer, at Reading University to mark the launch of the collaboration between Reading University and the British Museum to build the Archaeological Research Collection. The reception was attended by senior staff from the BM and the University including deputy Director of the BM Jonathan Williams and Vice Chancellor Robert van der Noort. In his speech Graham Barker said that “the presence of the British Museum in this County now offers the chance bring international attention to this growing research hub and to stimulate further economic regeneration in Berkshire”.