Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

| September 20, 2016

Live-streaming tickets for “An Evening with the Authors”

Things are rather crazy in our house at the moment as we make last-minute preparations for our trip to London for Saturday’s “An Evening with the Authors” event in London. I’m so excited to be a part of this event and a little nervous, after all, I’ll be on a discussion panel with Derek Wilson! […]

24 September Evening with the Authors Live Streaming

| August 29, 2016

24 September Evening with the Authors Live Streaming

As you know, I’m going to be one of the 19 authors and historians at MadeGlobal Publishing’s “An Evening with the Authors” event in London on 24th September. Those attending will be able to meet the authors, chat with us, have books signed, enjoy panel discussions and interviews, and ask questions. Can’t make it to […]

Why I love history…

| May 19, 2016

Why I love history…

In this short video I share why I love history, which, of course I do! To be in with a chance of winning The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown audio book, head over to www.madeglobal.com/3192/claire-ridgway-love-history/ and follow the instructions there.

The Anne Boleyn Files is 7 years old today!

| February 17, 2016

The Anne Boleyn Files is 7 years old today!

I can’t quite believe that it’s been seven years since I wrote my very first blog post on The Anne Boleyn Files. It’s been quite a journey. I’ve gone from being someone who had Tudor history as a hobby to writing about Tudor history full-time. From blogger to writer, from feeling alone in my Tudor […]

Tudor Places of Great Britain – New Book!

| November 3, 2015

Tudor Places of Great Britain – New Book!

I’m really excited today because my latest book, Tudor Places of Great Britain has just gone live on Amazon Kindle – yay! The paperback edition is coming soon and I will post on here as soon as it’s available, but the Kindle book is available right now. I’m really pleased with how it’s come out. […]

Happy 6th Birthday to the Anne Boleyn Files, and Giveaway

| February 17, 2015

Happy 6th Birthday to the Anne Boleyn Files, and Giveaway

Doesn’t time fly when you’re having fun? Yes, it most certainly does! I can’t quite believe that it’s been six years since I wrote my very first post on this website on 17 February 2009. My mission was “to expose the real Anne Boleyn”, or to get as close as I could to doing so, […]

Illustrated Kings and Queens of England Out Now!

| November 24, 2014

Illustrated Kings and Queens of England Out Now!

It’s an exciting day for me today because my latest book, Illustrated Kings and Queens of England, has just been released on Kindle. For those of you who don’t like ebooks, it is also being released as a hardback coffee-table style book and should be out in the next couple of weeks – watch this […]

Sponsored 10km Run Completed – Phew!

| June 7, 2014

Sponsored 10km Run Completed – Phew!

Tim and I have just got back after completing our sponsored 10km run (and walking 8km back!). It went really well and was a personal best, being faster than our practice run last weekend. Our eldest son cycled alongside us at points to take some photos and our other two children, along with some friends […]