4 September 1539 William, Duke of Cleves, promises his sister to Henry VIII

Posted By on September 4, 2015

Anne of ClevesOn this day in history, 4th September 1539, William, Duke of Cleves, promised his sister Anne of Cleves in marriage to Henry VIII by signing a marriage treaty. The treaty was then sent to England, where it was ratified and concluded by early October.

Click here to read more about this and to read the treaty.

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The Anne Boleyn Files Tudor Calendar 2016 Now Available

Posted By on September 3, 2015

cover_calendarYes, the Anne Boleyn Files Tudor Calendar 2016 is now available to purchase on Lulu.com! It’s £9.99/$11.55 (UK/US shop price) and can be shipped worldwide (prices vay according to currency and tax). Click here to order now.*

The calendar measures 11 inches by 17 inches when open, it is spiral bound in the middle and is printed on quality gloss stock. It features the 12 winning photos from our Tudor places photographic competition and photos include:

  • Anne Hathaway’s Cottage in the snow
  • Warwick Castle in the mist
  • Shibden Hall
  • Leeds Castle
  • “Belle Boleyn”
  • Warwick Castle in the Sun
  • Entrance Ceiling, Hampton Court Palace
  • Richard III, Battle of Bosworth re-enactment
  • Gardens of Hampton Court Palace
  • Tower of London
  • Stained glass window, Great Hall, Hampton Court Palace
  • Thornbury Castle ruins

Anne Boleyn Files Tudor Places Calendar also features dates of the important births, deaths, marriages and battles related to the Tudors, so you’ll know what happened in history 500 years ago.

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