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January 21, 2021

New short film and blog explore Chester’s towering trade role in Middle Ages

A University of Chester academic is placing the spotlight on the city’s important role in a global network of trade and commerce during the Middle Ages.

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Dr Hannah Ewence at the statue of Viscount Combermere
December 4, 2020

Legacy of viscount behind the statue shared ahead of abolition anniversary

The re-examined reputation of a military leader - whose Chester statue is the object of widespread protest - is being explored in a blog and short film by a University academic.

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Professor Howard Williams on the Channel 4 programme, Britain’s Viking Graveyard.
April 23, 2019

University Professor back on TV

The University of Chester’s Professor of Archaeology and expert on the Early Middle Ages, Professor Howard Williams, discusses Viking-period death rituals in a new Channel 4 programme, Britain’s Viking Graveyard.

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