The Lenborough hoard of over Anglo-Saxon silver coins was found in December 2014 in Buckinghamshire. Comprised mostly of coins of Aethelred II and Canute so probably deposited around AD The image shows only a small portion of the hoard.
king-harold-ii-harold-godwinson-house-of-wessex-Last Anglo-Saxon king of England, January to October He was defeated and killed by William of Normandy (William the Conqueror) at the Battle of Hastings.
Preservation work on a collection of Bronze Age copper objects is to be demonstrated at a Wiltshire museum. The Wardour Hoard includes copper spear heads, chisels and pieces of sword [Credit: Wiltshire Council/BBC]