Reasons for Metal Detecting?

JUST A SHORT POST TO SEE IF THE LATEST CHANGES ARE WORKING SATISFACTORILY . . .

I was browsing an American detecting site the other day where the main reason given for buying a machine was that detecting is one of the few hobbies that really pays for itself. Not sure about that. Talk was about ‘everyday’ finds as old and new coins, diamond rings, gold jewellery, valuable ‘relics’ and even buried treasure. Maybe this applies to the lucky few. I certainly have a lot of catching-up to do!

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Casper’s Concrete

When The Life of Brian was first released in 1979 it was hailed by most as Monty Python’s finest parody and denounced by a few as the most blasphemous film of all time. But, with its unforgettable songs and its infinitely quotable script it has gone on to become an enduring cult classic. One of the more memorable quotes was:

“Apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, the fresh water system, and public health … what have the Romans ever done for us?

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