Name the Kittens Competition Results

| September 15, 2014

Name the Kittens Competition Results

Thank you to all those who entered the Name the Kittens competition. Christian, Verity and Joel could not believe how many names you came up with and it made the judging very tricky. After going through the list a few times, the two names they agreed upon were Majesty and Portia, so congratulations to Esther, […]

The Tudor Society Update

| September 12, 2014

The Tudor Society Update

I just wanted to give an update on my new project The Tudor Society for those of you interested in joining. It’s less than two weeks since I set it up, but it already has a couple of hundred members and lots of exciting content for members to enjoy. The first edition of Tudor Life, […]

Fun Competition – Name the Kittens

| September 9, 2014

Fun Competition – Name the Kittens

I hope this little competition injects some fun into your week. We are picking up two kittens at the weekend and we thought it would be fun to ask Anne Boleyn Files visitors for Tudor style name suggestions for them. Here are photos of two of the litter – there are two tabby style ones […]

Sweating Sickness in a Nutshell

| September 9, 2014

Sweating Sickness in a Nutshell

Just a quick post to alert you to the publication of my new book, which is a short book on that Tudor mystery disease, sweating sickness. Here are all the details: MadeGlobal’s History in a Nutshell Series aims to give readers a good grounding in a historical topic in a concise, easily digestible and accessible […]

The all-new Tudor Society Launches Today

| September 8, 2014

The all-new Tudor Society Launches Today

I’ve been busy over the past month or so organising a brand-new venture called The Tudor Society and I am excited that it has gone live to the public today – phew! I love running The Anne Boleyn Files, it’s become a wonderful community of history lovers, but I wanted to branch out and offer […]

The Light in the Labyrinth: The Last Days of Anne Boleyn by Wendy J. Dunn is Released Today

| September 7, 2014

The Light in the Labyrinth: The Last Days of Anne Boleyn by Wendy J. Dunn is Released Today

Congratulations to historical novelist Wendy J Dunn, who many of you will know from her first book Dear Heart, How Like You This?, on the release of The Light in the Labyrinth: The Last Days of Anne Boleyn today. Here is the blurb: IN THE WINTER OF 1535, fourteen-year-old Kate Carey wants to escape her […]

Guest Article and Giveaway on Jasper Tudor by Debra Bayani

| September 3, 2014

Guest Article and Giveaway on Jasper Tudor by Debra Bayani

I am honoured to be Day 3 of author Debra Bayani’s book tour for her new book Jasper Tudor, Godfather of the Tudor Dynasty. Here is an excerpt from her book… Earl Jasper had recruited troops from Wales. With him were his father Owen; Sir Thomas Perot of Haverfordwest; Owen and Thomas, the two sons […]

Monarch Film Premiere Tickets Competition

| August 29, 2014

Monarch Film Premiere Tickets Competition

Win a pair of tickets to the film premiere of the newly restored Henry VIII film MONARCH starring TP McKenna and Jean Marsh, followed by a Q&A with double BAFTA nominated Writer and Director, John Walsh. Sunday 14th September 3pm The Tricycle Theatre 269 Kilburn High Road, London NW6 7JR Box Office: 020 7328 1000 […]