Opening of Hoards Exhibition in West Berkshire Museum, Newbury, 26th April 2018

27 April 2018

Graham and Joanna Barker attended the opening of a new special exhibition entitled “Hoards, West Berkshire’s Buried Treasure” at the West Berkshire Museum in Newbury. The chairman of West Berkshire Council, Quentin Webb, introduced Ian Richardson from the British Museum and Graham Barker, the High Sheriff. Ian Richardson explained the importance both nationally and globally of the Portable Antiquities Scheme (PAS) and which is run by the BM. Graham Barker spoke of his support for the PAS, his passion for archaeology, and he congratulated the West Berkshire Museum on this new Hoards exhibition which celebrates the rich history of Berkshire.


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