Tudor fans! Today, we’re hosting day 1 of Roland Hui’s Book Tour and running an international contest to give away a copy of his latest novel: The Turbulent Crown: The Story of the Tudor Queens Want a chance to win it?
Thinking of visiting Hampton Court? Check out this list of things to see while you’re there!
A fun look at the story behind Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night!
On 14 November, 1569, Thomas Percy, seventh Earl of Northumberland, and Charles Neville, sixth earl of Westmoreland, called on all Catholics to take up arms in defence of their true faith as they occupied the Northern city of Durham.
The marriage of Philip of Habsburg and Mary Tudor and anti-Spanish sentiment in England : political economies and culture, 1553-1557
This thesis examines the early part of Mary I’s reign, focusing on her marriage to Philip of Habsburg and the marginalisation of their co-monarchy in Tudor historiography.
British author Philippa Gregory delighted a packed auditorium last night in Toronto, as she spoke about the way she writes historical fiction, her views on Henry VIII, and the travails of going on tour.
The throne is vacant and the cheering masses await! Are you a Victoria or an Elizabeth? Maybe you’re a Henry or a Louis! Let’s find out what your royal name would actually be. Your Majesty!
It’s time to revisit all the incredible and memorable adventures of Mary, Queen of Scots.