Today the PAS announced its 1,000,000th recorded find! Click through for more details and to browse through the database.
Portable Antiquities Scheme records one millionth find - News section
Metal detectorists can get a lot of flack for the actions of the irresponsible night hawks, but every barrel has the odd rotten apple, and most are enthusiasts interested in history who record their finds responsibly. BBC4 has a new comedy series about Detectorists starting next month, so we'll discuss the hobby more then.
The papal bull is a nice reminder that England was once a Catholic nation; the post Medieval 'toy' I just realised is not ... whoops.