CgMs Consulting

CgMs Consulting is the UK’s largest provider of independent archaeological advice, related desk studies and fieldwork.

Based in London, with many regional offices the company works on behalf of a wide variety of landowners, house-builders, blue chip property companies, planning consultancies and numerous niche developers to resolve archaeological issues and enable sustainable development whether in historic city centres, brownfield or greenfield sites.

Responsible post-holder(s): 
Duncan Hawkins, Operational Director
Simon Mortimer, Director
Offices and contacts
London Wall Office
11th Floor, 140 London Wall, London, EC2Y 5DN
Matthew Smith (
Duncan Hawkins
020 7583 6767
Birmingham Office
43 Temple Row, Birmingham, B2 5LS
Simon Mortimer
0121 393 1905
Cheltenham Office
Burlington House, Lypiatt Road, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50 2SY
Steven Weaver
01242 259 290
Edinburgh Office
94 Ocean Drive, Edinburgh, EH6 6JH
Richard Conolly
0131 561 1880
Manchester Office
8 Exchange Quay, Salford, Manchester, M5 3EJ
Emily Mercer (
Pete Owen
0161 874 1582 or 0161 874 1583
Kettering Office
1 Church Lane, Great Cransley, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14 1PX
Michael Dawson
01536 790 447
Abingdon Office
20 Western Avenue, Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxfordshire, OX14 4SH
Mick Rawlings
01235 821 888
Leeds Office
Suite D10, Josephs Well, Hanover Walk, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS3 1AB
Dan Slatcher
0113 220 6190
Newark Office
Sherwood House, Sherwood Avenue, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG24 1QQ
Simon Mortimer
01636 642 707
Additional contacts: 

Duncan Hawkins, Director
Commercial enquiries
Tel: 07740 171 834
Email: duncan.hawkins [at]

Regions and services
See below for a list of this Registered Organisation's operational regions and services.
Registration period: 
The geographical regions and services listed for this organisation represent work undertaken within the last 3 years. The services listed are either provided in-house or are bought-in - please contact the organisation for further details.
Elsewhere in the World
East Midlands
East of England
North East
North West (inc. Isle of Man)
South East (inc. London, Isle of Wight)
South West (inc. Isles of Scilly)
West Midlands
Yorkshire and the Humber
Northern Ireland
conservation management plans
design of investigations, procurement of services, contract management and monitoring
EIAs, DBAs, documentary research
provision of commercial historic environment advice to developers, public inquiries
Education & outreach
interpretation and displays
public outreach, participation and events
Fieldwork / post-fieldwork
building analysis and recording
characterisation and appraisals
field evaluation
geophysical survey
maritime archaeology
measured and topographical survey
watching briefs

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Reading, Berkshire RG6 6AB

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