In a message dated 15/07/2006 18:31:34 GMT Standard Time,
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Rob, liaising with a detectorist to record his finds is very, very different
to promoting the hobby.
... which was precisely my point!
And, since promotion is "the act of furthering the growth or development of
something", to suggest that PAS isn't doing exactly that by providing a
detecting game for wide use in British classrooms is unconvincing. To say the very
Perhaps however Britarchers should be left to make up their own minds. I'm
sure they can decide whether something that walks like a duck and quacks like a
duck is in fact a jackdaw - without the guidance of a heritage anorak on
one side or a detector retailer on the other.