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# pompeii - Saturday 21 November, 2020

Remains of ‘man and his slave’ fleeing Vesuvius eruption unearthed at Pompeii

The partial skeletons were found during excavation of a villa on the outskirts of the ancient Roman city that was destroyed in 79AD.

# pompeii - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

From The Daily Edge Archaeologists uncovered a skeleton from the Pompeii eruption and people are really relating to how he died Ouch

# pompeii - Friday 7 July, 2017

Apartment block collapses in Italy leaving up to eight people trapped inside

The collapse happened in a seaside town near Naples.

# pompeii - Tuesday 18 March, 2014

Part of ancient fresco stolen from Pompeii

Part of the depiction was chiseled off with a metallic object.

# pompeii - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Here's how much it's costing to save Pompeii's ruins

Parts of the Temple of Venus were damaged by rainfall earlier this week.

# pompeii - Monday 3 March, 2014

Heavy rains cause wall and arch collapse in Pompeii

Deterioration in state of ancient Roman site described as “dramatic”.

# pompeii - Friday 29 March, 2013

Photos: Exhibition examines daily lives destroyed by Vesuvius

The exhibition in the British Museum in central London seeks to shed light on the everyday lives of the people killed in Pompeii and Herculaneum in 79AD.

# pompeii - Wednesday 6 February, 2013

Work (finally) begins on Pompeii's €105 million makeover

The Roman city has come to symbolise the decades of mismanagement of many of Italy’s cultural treasures.

# pompeii - Tuesday 18 October, 2011

Hidden chambers may exist in Newgrange

As a new survey begins in Meath, we take a look at four other archaeological sites where unexpected discoveries have been made…

# pompeii - Monday 8 November, 2010

Berlusconi blasted after Pompeii house collapses

A 2,000 year-old Roman gladiator house collapses in Pompeii – prompting calls for the Unesco world heritage site to be taken out of Berlusconi’s control.