On Thu 08 May, Rob Burns wrote:
> Hello [log in to unmask],
> In reference to your comment:
> è Time Team will unfortunately not be able to let every
> è applicant take part in the event. The numbers are to be
> è limited to 30 per County and will be scaled to match
> è the number of experienced archaeologists who have
> è volunteered their services as 'advisors'.
> Oh Dear!!!!!!!!!!!!
> So whats now going to happen to those counties where hundreds of people
> applied to the show? Whose now going to control those and make sure that they
> are recorded and published correctly? Do Time Team think that if they mail
> them and say sorry but you cant dig yours there going to take any notice
> especially as most people who registered will have spent hard earned cash on
> the phone call (£3 per minute if I remember correctly)
> Or am I just being pessamistic?
You're being cynical. The charge for telephone applicants was made to
cover the postage and printing of the stuff on the website. If you'd
bothered to look at it, you'd have see that there is quite a large
amount of information.
Just a layman
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