Equal Opportunities

The West Norfolk and King's Lynn Archaeological Society is committed to the principle of equal opportunities in all its business. It will not discriminate unlawfully or unfairly against people on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation The Society endeavours to ensure that individuals are treated equally and fairly and that decisions on membership, volunteering, recruitment, selection, training, promotion and career management are based on objective, and job-related, criteria

All committee members, members, the President, Chairperson, Officers, volunteers and staff are bound by the policy of equal opportunities. They, the Society President, Chairperson, Committee and any advisors and agents of the Society will work actively to ensure a climate of equal opportunity is fostered and maintained.

Respect for Others

The Society requires the President, Chairperson, Officers, Committee members and members and any other peoples associated with Society events, publications or media, not to adopt a sexist, ageist, racist or sectarian attitude or language in their dealings with colleagues or the public. The Society will deal quickly and effectively with any alleged harassment - intentional or unintentional - and will invoke disciplinary procedures, and where necessary invite the appropriate external agency and/or UK law enforcement body to investigate any alleged criminal activity.

Data Protection

The society minimizes the personal data held about members and treats all information confidentially. We only record what subscriptions you have made and also hold items like your name and address, phone number and email address (optional) so that we can communicate with you.

We do not share this information with others but we may circulate information from other organisations if we think that it may be of interest to our membership. You can opt out of receiving information by email at any time.

Our website does not use cookies or track personal use although we do collect general statistics so that we can see what pages are of most interest to our members.

Reporting Infringements

If you feel that any member of the society has acted in a way that is against these principles or that you (or another) has been unfairly treated then you should contact one of the society's designated officers will investigate the matter and report back to the Committee and to yourself.

These officers are:

Lecture Programme

The program of lectures for the next season can now be found under the 'Lectures' tab above.

Kettlewell Lane

Socially distanced visit and picnic

A successful picnic/guided visit to Kettlewell Lane and Littleport Street occurred on the first Sunday in October. But, at present no further events are organised.

WNKLAS In The News

The society has been in the local Newspapers recently in coverage of the conference to celebrate our 50year anniversary and also the presentation to John Smallwood one of the founders.

Press Article


King John's Treasure

The society's investigation of a local farm contributed to a programme made for US television as part of the Expedition Unknown series. This systematic survey of an area that was a likely route for the Royal Treasure was also the subject of a recent lecture evening.

More Information

The TV Programmes