The Anne Boleyn Files and Tudor Society Calendar 2020

Posted By on October 15, 2019

It’s that time of year again! Time to launch our Anne Boleyn Files and Tudor Society Calendar!

This high-quality wall calendar measures 297mm (11¾ inches) by 425mm (16¾ inches), it is spiral bound at the top and is printed on thick 100# stock paper. Full colour throughout. 1 full page per month.

Our 2020 calendar features photos of some of my very favourite Tudor places:

  • Tutbury Castle
  • Windsor Castle
  • Sudeley Castle
  • Shakespeare’s Birthplace
  • The Tower of London
  • Hever Castle
  • Hatfield Old Palace
  • Penshurst Place
  • Shakespeare’s Globe
  • Hampton Court Palace
  • London Charterhouse
  • Kenilworth Castle

They really are stunning places.

Scroll down to find out how to order, but here’s a video I made showing a sample calendar:

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A feast day and Anne Boleyn’s wedding day!

Posted By on January 25, 2020

25th January is the Feast of the Conversion of St Paul, an important day in Tudor times, but it was also an important day for Anne Boleyn and King Henry VIII, for it was their official wedding day.

Now, I believe that they were actually already married, having been married secretly on 14th November 1532, on their return from Calais, but their wedding on 25th January 1533 was an official one at court, at Whitehall Palace, although it was still kept secret for some time.

Find out more about this in my video from last year:

Or, if you prefer reading articles then you can read my article 25 January 1533 – A St Paul’s Day wedding for Anne Boleyn and Henry VIII.

In today’s “on this day in Tudor history” talk, I explain the background to St Paul’s Day and how it was celebrated in Tudor times…

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