From medieval jewellery and 2,000 year old chariots to secret castles buried under busy parks, there seems no end to the history buried beneath Wakefield and the Five Towns.

Archaeology in Wakefield: These are 11 of the most exciting and important discoveries ever made in Wakefield and the Five Towns

From medieval jewellery and 2,000 year old chariots to secret castles buried under busy parks, there seems no end to the history buried beneath Wakefield and the Five Towns.

Thursday, 29th April 2021, 5:50 pm

As archaeologists in Fitzwilliam uncover ancient kilns believed to date back to Roman times, we take a look back at some of the most exciting and important archaeological discoveries ever made in Wakefield, Pontefract and Castleford. How many of these do you remember?

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