6. CHEDDAR MAN: BRITAIN’S OLDEST SKELETON

IPGL Tent, Mon 25th June 15:30 - 16:30 (60 mins)

Dr Selina Brace was responsible for the DNA testing of the Cheddar Man, and in this talk will not only discuss her pioneering work on Britain’s oldest known skeleton, but will also speak more widely about the significance of modern DNA testing of ancient bones – work that is providing dramatic results and leading us to think afresh about our ancestors.