Category Archives: Talks

‘The Spanish Queen: Katharine of Aragon and her Continental Family’ – Talk by Sarah Gristwood

On Friday evening, I watched Sarah Gristwood’s talk, The Spanish Queen: Katharine of Aragon and her Continental Family. The talk was part of Peterborough Cathedral’s ‘Katherine of Aragon Festival’ to commemorate the burial of Queen Katherine at the cathedral on … Continue reading

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Myths of the Tower Talk

Yesterday evening I watched the fascinating online talk from HRP, ‘Myths of the Tower with Lucy Worsley, Ravenmaster Chris Skaife and Curator Jane Spooner.’ The myths included: Death of George, Duke of Clarence Princes in the Tower Executions Secret Tunnels … Continue reading

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Talks by Dr Nicola Tallis

Dr Nicola Tallis will be giving talks via Zoom about Lady Jane Grey, Lettice Knollys and Margaret Beaufort. These three women are the subjects of Dr Tallis’ books, ‘Crown of Blood: The Deadly Inheritance of Lady Jane Grey’, ‘Elizabeth’s Rival: … Continue reading

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Keep your friends close and your enemies closer: The Grey/Hastings rivalry – Talk by Melita Thomas at Bradgate Park

Keep your friends close and your enemies closer: The Grey/Hastings rivalry Talk by Melita Thomas 25th February 2020 18:30-21:00 Conservatory Tea Room Bradgate Park Tickets £20 (evening includes book signing and cheese and wine) ‘The Grey family was one of … Continue reading

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‘The Forgotten Queen: Lady Jane Grey – Talk at Bosworth Battlefield – Sunday 15th December

The Forgotten Queen: Lady Jane Grey Talk by Harry J Tomkinson Sunday 15th December 2.30pm – 3.30pm Bosworth Battlefield Tickets £6 Further details are available at: Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre To buy tickets (pre-booking is essential:) Bosworth Battlefield – Tickets

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