The June Lloyd Lecture


June Lloyd was a keen amateur archaeologist and a founder of WARG in 1972. She took a leading role in WARG, including eight years as Chairman. WARG holds a biennial lecture in her memory.

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For Winchester Archaeology and Local History

February 12th 2017 7:30pm:   Mike Fulford

Silchester: the Iron Age & Roman Town – a 500 year history


Professor Fulford, professor of Archaeology at the University of Reading, has worked on the amazing site of Silchester since the early 1970s and is the acknowledged expert. A Fellow of the Society of Antiquaries of London and also of the British Academy, he has published widely on Romano-British and Roman archaeology. Appointed Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2011 as recognition of his services to this branch of archaeology, he was also voted by the public as Archaeologist of the Year in Current Archaeology’s 2015 awards.


Tickets are £15.00 for WARG members and £17.50 for non-members.



February 13th 2015:   Lucinda Hawksley

“March, Women, March”


February 22nd 2013:   Julian Richards

WARG was delighted to welcome Julian Richards, TV personality and writer, to give the fourth lecture in the series. His title “Stonehenge—Whatever Next”


February 2011:  Derek Keene

We welcomed Professor Derek Keene, Institute of Historical Research, University of London, to give the third memorial lecture: “Symbolic Landscapes in Medieval Winchester”


February 2009:   Barry Cunliffe   

Professor Sir Barrington Windsor Cunliffe, better known as Barry, gave the second lecture in the Winchester Guildhall: “Roman Rural Settlement on the Hampshire Chalklands”  Member’s Record


February 2007:   Martin Biddle

This first, acclaimed, lecture in memory of June Lloyd saw Professor Martin Biddle discuss the connections between the Old Minster at Winchester, Charlemagne and Jerusalem  Member’s Record