Tag Archives: Tracy Borman

Books 2020 – on sale today – The Fallen Angel by Tracy Borman

‘King James has apparently lost his appetite for hunting witches, so the medical skills and herbal knowledge that saw Frances accused of witchcraft no longer seem to hang over her like a death sentence. The King would rather be hunting … Continue reading

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BBC History Extra Podcast – Everything you ever wanted to know about the Tudors with Tracy Borman

The BBC History Extra podcast, ‘Everything you ever wanted to know about the Tudors, but were afraid to ask,’ featured Tracy Borman answering questions about the dynasty. It is a fascinating listen and Lady Jane gets 2 mentions. Question from … Continue reading

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Inside the Tower of London – Episode 5 – Lady Jane Grey

Episode 5 of ‘Inside the Tower of London’ to be broadcast on Channel 5, Tuesday 1st October at 9pm, is about Lady Jane. According to the Radio Times website. ‘The story of Lady Jane Grey’s brief rule as queen and … Continue reading

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My review of the King’s Witch by Tracy Borman

The King’s Witch by Tracy Borman is a superb tale of witchcraft, betrayal and treason at the Stuart Court. Although in the last days of the Tudor monarchy, Frances Gorges helped tend to the dying Elizabeth I, her skills are … Continue reading

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Inside the Tower of London – Episode 2

In the autumn, Channel 5 broadcast a 4 part series about the Tower of London. The second episode featured Tracy Borman (joint Chief Curator for Historic Royal Palaces), tracing Queen Anne Boleyn’s footsteps as she arrived at the Tower before … Continue reading

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