Schedule of Events

This page will be updated regularly with forthcoming expert talks and magazine topics.

Month Magazine Topic Guest Speaker Expert Topic Informal Live Chat
July 2017 Tudor Places and Stately Homes Gareth Russell The Rise of the Howard Dynasty Tudor portraiture
August 2017 Everyday Life Lauren Browne Rivals and Mistresses Tudor food and recipes
September 2017 Catherine of Aragon Elizabeth Norton The Seymour Scandal Catherine of Aragon and the annulment
October 2017 Portraits, artists and actors Nathen Amin Henry Tudor - Exile to King The Shakespeare authorship question
November 2017 Ladies-in-waiting Julian Humphries, Battlefields Trust Tudor Battles Ladies-in-waiting
December 2017 Martyrdrom in the Tudor era Sandra Vasoli and James Peacock The History of Thornbury Castle Christmas party
January 2018 TBC Anne Barnhill Tudor clothing and socio-economic status, culture and symbolism Henry VIII - Tyrant?
February 2018 TBC Natalie Grueninger The Medieval Manor House Mary I
March 2018 TBC Lauren Browne Rivals and mistresses: Rosamund Clifford Elizabeth I - Virgin Queen?
April 2018 TBC Lauren Browne Rivals and mistresses: Jane Shore and the House of York Lady Jane Grey
May 2018 TBC Claire Ridgway The indictments and trials of May 1536 Anne Boleyn
June 2018 TBC Lauren Browne England's Medieval Queens: Rivals and Mistresses - Jane Shore and the House of York (Part 3) TBC
July 2018 TBC Kate COle The Witches of Elizabeth and Steward Essex TBC
Month Magazine Topic Guest Speaker Expert Topic Informal Live Chat

Each expert speaker does a talk for us and then a live chat session in the chatroom later that month. We also have informal live chat sessions in the chatroom each month to discuss Tudor topics.