Archaeological services WYAS, Archaeology West Yorkshire
Archaeological services WYAS, Archaeology West Yorkshire. Key Staff
 , Leeds
ASWYAS Archaeological services


Ian Roberts BSc FSA MIfA - Professional Lead


Tel: 0113 3939740




Ian has managed and directed a wide range of archaeological projects, including investigations at Kirkstall Abbey, Pontefract Castle and Ferrybridge Henge, as well as the excavation of numerous Iron Age/Roman rural sites, many of which were excavated in advance of road schemes and mineral extraction. He regularly acts as a consultant, particularly for archaeology issues associated with churches and quarry sites.
Alistair Webb BA MIfA -Senior Project Coordinator

Tel: 0113 3939753


  Alistair’s has extensive experience in the co-ordination and management of archaeological projects involving large-scale geophysical surveys and excavations. He has managed work throughout the British Isles and has recently been involved with a number of road schemes, development sites, mineral extraction sites and alternative energy projects.
Jane Richardson BSc MSc PhD MIfA - Manager Archaeological Services

Tel: 0113 3939751


Jane’s expertise lies in project management and post-excavation processes, and she specialises in the analysis of faunal remains. She has wide range of published work, including numerous reports on faunal remains. Jane’s career has taken her to Pompeii, whilst more recent projects include excavations in advance of the construction of the Langeled Gas Receiving Facilities in Holderness and work on the A1 Diversions near Wetherby.

Samuel Harrison BSc MSc MlfA – Project Manager (Geophysics)

Tel: 0113 3939745

Mob: 0779 6996444


  Sam’s expertise is in shallow sub-surface archaeological prospection techniques and a variety of data processing methods. He is a member of the International Society for Archaeological Prospection and the Aerial Archaeology Research Group. As well as working extensively throughout the British Isles, he has also carried out surveys in Italy.
Zoë Horn BSc – Project Monitor Officer

Tel: 0113 3939746


As well as having undertaken archaeological fieldwork in the UK and Sri Lanka, Zoë has extensive experience at a management level in the private sector. Her role with the archaeological service includes procurement, co-ordination of marketing activity and archives management. On occasions Zoë also carries out desk-based appraisals and small field projects.


Archaeological services WYAS, Archaeology West Yorkshire. Supervisory Staff

Paul Gwilliam BA MIfA – Project Manager (Illustration & Survey)

Tel: 0113 3939742




David Harrison BA MSc MIfA – Project Officer (Geophysics)

Tel: 0113 3939744





Jon Prudhoe – Archaeologist (Illustration & Survey)

Tel: 0113 3939750




Marina Rose BSc – Archaeologist

Tel: 0113 3939752




Chris Sykes BA MSc – Archaeologist (Geophysics)


Phil Weston BSc MA – Project Officer

Tel: 0113 3939754



David Williams BA MIfA – Archaeologist

Tel: 0113 3939756