Neil Oliver is an archaeologist, historian, author and broadcaster. Neil has travelled and explored every corner of Great Britain, most famously through hosting eight series of the BBC Two programme Coasts.
Neil made his television debut in 2002 with BBC Two’s Two Men In A Trench, which featured him visiting historic British battlefields and recreating the battle situation using state-of-the-art archaeological techniques. He went on to become the presenter of further BBC Two shows, notably Coast, The History Detectives, Scotland’s History: The Top Ten, A History of Ancient Britain, A History of Celtic Britain and Vikings.
He hosted Channel 4's The Face Of Britain and appeared the channel's Time Team Big Royal Dig. Neil has also contributed to BBC One's The One Show and Cleopatra.
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