Waterloo Uncovered 2024

Monday 26th February 2024

Waterloo Uncovered is a ground breaking charity that combines world-class archaeology with a programme of care and recovery for Veterans and Serving Military Personnel (VSMP) who have struggled with the physical or mental impacts of their service.

Taking part in a Waterloo Uncovered Support Programme can help to rebuild wellbeing and confidence, give participants the opportunity to learn new skills and provide a great forum to mix with people from a variety of backgrounds with shared experiences.

Applications for the 2024 programmes are now open

The programmes being offered to Veterans and Serving Military Personnel (VSMP) in 2024 are Excavation and Battlefields Uncovered – the details of which are outlined in this Programme Prospectus and this useful video:

Get involved

We are looking for potential candidates to take part in our Excavation and Battlefields Uncovered programmes:

  • Excavation – Two weeks of excavation on the Waterloo Battlefield, suitable for veterans and serving personnel. Applications close on the 28th April 2024.
  • Battlefields Uncovered – Ten week online military history and conflict archaeology course suitable for veterans, serving personnel and adult military family members. Applications close on 24th June 2024.

Email [email protected] for more details about the programmes and application process.

Note: Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis following our interview & selection process.

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