On This Day in History…. 10th April

10th of April may appear to be a day just like any other, but in fact it has marked some fairly momentous events, births and deaths over the years. Of which, we’ve noted a few below for posterity. If you think we’ve missed any out then let us know in the comments! Read more of this post

March’s Best Finds

As we enter another month, it’s safe to say that March has been another fantastic months of finds, so in keeping with the last couple of months, here’s our round up of the best finds from our community. If your find didn’t feature, have no fear! Keep uploading your best finds to our Facebook and Twitter pages for the chance to feature in next month’s edition…

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Introducing the Minelab GPZ 7000

Looking for gold has never been easier, thanks to the new Minelab GPZ 7000 Gold Detector and its revolutionary technology. This extraordinary machine can detect tiny nuggets buried deep underground – up to 40% deeper than its deep-seeking predecessor, the Minelab GPX 5000.

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February’s Best Finds

February has been a fantastic month of finds, so in keeping with last month, here is our round up of the best metal detecting finds from our community. If yours doesn’t feature this time round, fear not! Make sure you keep uploading your top finds to our Facebook and Twitter pages and you may feature in next month’s edition…

Minelab Find

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On This Day In History… 20th February

20th February may appear to be a day just like any other, but in fact it has marked some fairly momentous events, births and deaths over the years. Of which, we’ve noted a few below for posterity, if you think we’ve missed any out then let us know in the comments!

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January’s Best Finds…

2015 has started with a bang with a fantastic range of finds posted on our social media pages. If your best find hasn’t featured this month, fear not! Be sure to upload your best finds from February to our Facebook and Twitter pages for your chance to feature in next month’s edition…

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On This day In History… 28th November

November 28th may sound innocuous at first, but over the course of history it has, like any other day, accumulated its fair share of notable events. Here are a few such events as well as births and deaths that we thought merited a mention.

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On this day in history… 4th August 1914

4th August 1914 was the day on which Britain officially became a part of the First World War hostilities. Although the conflict that began this momentous war was begun weeks earlier, and between different nations, in the run up to 4th August it became clear that Britain would have no choice but to become involved. Read more of this post

On this day in history… 3rd August 1914

Despite the fact that the First World War was a very significant event in world history it took a surprisingly long time to begin. The series of events that ran just over a month and saw the start of this momentous conflict began with the assassination of the Archduke Franz Ferdinand during a state visit to Serbia. Just over a month later, the final nail in the coffin for those who were hoping to avoid a serious conflict came when – on 3rd August 1914 – Germany declared war on France. Read more of this post

On this day in history… 1st August 1914

The summer of 1914 was momentous as world events go, as it saw the start of the First World War, a conflict that was to last for nearly four years and take millions of lives. 1st August was an important day on the timeline for the First World War, as this was the day on which Germany declared war on Russia. Read more of this post