Discoveries from area on the bill during talks

Some of the Hallaton coins
Some of the Hallaton coins

A series of talks unveiling the archaeological secrets of two Harborough-area discoveries are being held at a manor house in Leicestershire.

The talks on the Medbourne Survey and the Hallaton Treasure will be held at Donington Le Heath Manor House on Tuesdays September 1 and September 15 respectively and take place from 2pm.

The talks will led by the well-known historian Peter Liddle MBE, a former county archaeologist for Leicestershire, and last about 90 minutes.

There are other talks taking place throughout September on the Highcross in Leicester, Leicester Abbey and Bradgate Park.

The full series costs £30 or £6 per lecture. To book, phone 0116 2214508.