Veteran quits as Cambridge beauty joins TV's Time Team
But archaeologist Mick Aston has walked out of Time Team after 19 years - after producers hired a former model as the programme's co-presenter. Usually clad in a loud jumper, with his white hair blowing in the wind, Professor Aston was the show's site director who chose where to dig for the next historical discovery.
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#1 Feb 8, 2012
She seems very well qualified for the position. As the article states Miss Ochota holds a master’s degree in archaeology and anthropology from Cambridge University. She was the anthropologist on the BBC’s Castaway Exposed and has presented a number of other programmes using her expertise. It disappoints me that they focus on her few modeling jobs as opposed to her extensive knowledge of archaeology.
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