Robin Birley

Vindolanda Trust - Thursday, August 30, 2018
It is with immense sadness that The Vindolanda Trust announces the death of Robin Birley, founder Director of the Trust, on the evening of Wednesday August 29th 2018. Robin died, as he lived, with great courage and dignity and was surrounded by the love and comfort of his son Andrew, daughter Sonya, brother Tony and his devoted wife and soulmate Patricia. The Vindolanda Trust will forever indebted and grateful to Robin for without his determination, passion and incredible vision Vindolanda would not be the amazing Roman site that it is today. He was an inspirational and generous leader with boundless energy who encourage Read more...

Winter Opening 2018-2019

Vindolanda Trust - Thursday, August 16, 2018
After a wonderful summer at Vindolanda and the Roman Army Museum, our trustees have decided on the below opening hours for winter 2018-2019. Vindolanda will remain open daily up to and including January 3rd 2019, except Christmas Day. The Roman Army Museum will be open every weekend and available for group bookings of 20 or more. Please contact the office for further details. Roman Vindolanda Museum & Fort Daily 10am to 4pm 5th Nov 2018 to Jan 3rd 2019 (Closed Christmas Day) Last admission: 1 hour before closing Roman Army Museum Weekends Only 10am to 4pm 5th Nov to Read more...

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