ERAS leads and organise activities for those interested in archaeology in our area. Experts lead our monthly walks. During the winter months, local and visiting speakers give talks as part of our winter lecture series.

Lectures usually start at 7:30pm and are held in the Wilberforece Building, Hull University, Cottingham Road, Hull. There is an entrance fee for non-members of £2.

Additional special events are planned every year to allow members to get to know each other. We also run our own excavations, research and survey projects which members are encouraged to become involved in.

Field studies meetings are usually at 7:30pm on the first Wednesday of each month at St Nicholas Community Centre, Holmechurch Lane, Beverley.

Please use either calendar below to find out more about our events.

  • Saturday, June 08, 2019 at 08:00 AM
    Flag Fen in Peterborough , United Kingdom

    Trip to Flag Fen

    ERAS have organised a trip to Flag Fen Bronze Age Site near Peterborough (

    It will take place on Saturday 8 June.

    A coach is being booked and pick-ups will take place in Beverley at approximately 8am and then onwards to Hull. 

    We will travel directly to the Visitor Centre where there will be time for a cup of tea at the cafe before commencing the group tour with a guide.

    There will be time to wander on your own or visit the café etc after the guided walk, before we then move on to Peterborough City Centre.

    You will have time on your own to either visit the cathedral or the museum or just wander the town and take in the sights. Proposal at the moment is to leave approximately 5pm returning to Hull and then onto Beverley.

    Cost will be £40 which covers travel, entry and guided tour. Cash accepted or cheques payable to ERAS. BACS payment can also be arranged on request.

    Places to be booked through Angela on 07790 553660 or at the AGM/lecture on 17 April. Posted cheques to A Fawcett, 11 Tadman Close, Beverley, HU17 9GW.