Donald Henson is a British archaeologist. He is honorary lecturer at University College London, was head of education for seventeen years at the Council for British Archaeology, and holds seasonal academic posts at Bristol, York and Newcastle. He is the author of numerous books, including Doing Archaeology, and his latest, Archaeology Hotspot Great Britain: Unearthing the Past for Armchair Archaeologists.

An Ancient Island

Britain ranks among the most fascinating countries in the world when it comes to its archaeology.