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2 reappointments to the Treasure Valuation Committee

This news article was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The Culture Minister has reappointed Prof Lord Colin Renfrew of Kaimsthorn as Chairman for a further 5 years and Peter Clayton for 2 years

Biographical details

  • Lord Renfrew is Senior Fellow and Founding Director of the McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, a Fellow of the British Academy, and a former Master of Jesus College, Cambridge.

His term will run for a further 5 years until 5 May 2020.

  • Peter Clayton is a consultant for Seaby Antiquities, and a writer and lecturer on archaeological artefacts.

His term will run for 2 years until 6 February 2016.