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The articles below have been specially chosen to be of help to a newcomer to the hobby. Helpful advice can also be found on the UKDN Forum which can be found by clicking the link on the Main Menu on the left-hand side of every page. Please remember that you will have to register to see all the content as non-registered people can only see a small sample of the Forum content.

UK Clubs

About the Hobby

Is there a Code of Conduct?

Where CAN’T I use my detector?

Where CAN I use my detector?

What laws do I follow?

Metal detecting Organisations.

Permission Letter

Do Clubs Exist?

Discrimination, what is it?

What will I find?

How much is the Average Detector?

Good Beach Detecting

Thames Permits

How a Detector Works