Welcome to Discovering Fossils

Roy Shepherd providing a fossil talk to children and adults at Beachy Head

Discovering Fossils provides public and private guided fossil hunts where families, groups and individuals of all ages and experience can discover fossils for themselves.

Written and designed by lifelong fossil enthusiasts Roy Shepherd and Robert Randell, the website documents the country’s most productive fossil hunting locations and explains the techniques for effective, responsible collecting and conservation.