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Too Close to Her Throne: The Other Cousins – Talk by Susan Doran

The Tudors were not very good at producing sons but they were good at producing daughters who lived beyond childhood. During her lifetime, Elizabeth had 9 female cousins on her father’s side. 3 of them, including Lady Jane Grey died … Continue reading

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Rivals to the Throne – Tudor Royal Women with Tracy Borman

Drawn to the fact that the Tudors very nearly did not hold onto the throne at all. There were other stronger claimants to the throne after the Battle of Bosworth. Many rival claimants descended from the House of York, the … Continue reading

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Mary I Conference – 20th October 2021

Mary I Conference Melita Thomas, Peter Stiffell and Johanna Strong Online and in person 20th October 2021 2.00-3.30pm Free Maiden, Mother, Majesty: The iconographical success of England’s Catholic Queen by Peter Stiffell The Queen is Dead: Posthumous Representations of Mary … Continue reading

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The Hearts and Stomachs of Queens – A Day of Talks – 6th November Southwark Cathedral

Lady Jane Grey is included in the ‘The Hearts and Stomachs of Queens’ a day of talks at Southwark Cathedral on 6th November. The Hearts and Stomachs of Queens Saturday 6 November 2021 10:15-17:00 Southwark Cathedral £18 ‘Five of the … Continue reading

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‘Richard III and the Princes in the Tower’ Talk by Matt Lewis – Jan 30th

At the end of January I watched Matt Lewis’s interesting talk about Richard III and the Princes in the Tower. The princes were the subject of Matt’s book, ‘The Survival of the Princes in the Tower’, which was published in … Continue reading

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