Skeletons reinterred at Abbey

Skeletons discovered during an archeological dig at Polesworth Abbey in Warwickshire have been reinterred in a special ceremony during morning worship.

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Reinterment of Polesworth Abbey skeletons

File photo of skeleton Credit: PA/PA Archive/Press Association Images

Skeletons discovered during an archeological dig at Polesworth Abbey in Warwickshire will be reinterred today in a special ceremony during the morning's worship.

A team of volunteer archeologists have been carrying out a dig in the graveyard over the last few years.

It's not yet known how old the skeletons are, but it's thought the could date back to the Anglo-Saxon period. Samples have been taken for analysis

Click here to watch footage of the dig

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