Footwear for Well Off Roman Children Uncovered

Archeologists have found a 2,000 year old sandal at the Roman Fort of Vindolanda, just down the road from us. “It would have been worn by a wealthy Roman child” a spokeswoman for the Fort said.
Source, The Sunday Telegraph, 26th September 2016.

Hadrian’s Wall Live

Fantastic event over the 3rd & 4th September re-enacting clashes between Roman Troopers and Barbarians at Birdoswald Roman Forts and Housesteads Roman Fort. Buy tickets at the below link and don’t forget to drop in to The Twicey on your way past ‪#‎twicebrewedinn‬

www.english-heritage.org.uk/HWL