New 2021 Anne Boleyn Experience and Elizabeth I Experience Tours!

| July 8, 2020

If you’re anything like me, then you are fed up of 2020! What a year, and we’re only in July! One of the things that is helping keeping me going at the moment is the thought of next year’s tours. As you know, I co-lead luxury historical tours with Philippa Lacey Brewell of British History […]

Talking Tudors – Anne Boleyn’s Execution & Final Resting Place with Claire Ridgway

| May 19, 2020

Thank you so much to Natalie Grueninger for inviting me to take part in her “All Things Boleyn” series of podcasts for Talking Tudors. Natalie is a dear friend and my favourite subject is Anne Boleyn, so I very much enjoyed this interview – some great questions. The interview is available on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher, […]

Fab speaker announced for Anne Boleyn Experience 2020

| June 23, 2019

No, it’s not me, lol! Although I am speaking at it and my family think I’m fabulous! 😉 My co-leader and organisational whiz, Philippa, has just announced our speaker for next year’s Anne Boleyn Experience Tour, and I must say that I’m thrilled. I’m already excited about the tour – you know that I quite […]

Only 7 spaces left for the Anne Boleyn Experience 2019

| January 14, 2019

Just a quick post to let you know that Philippa has just taken another booking so there are only 7 spaces left on this year’s Anne Boleyn Experience tour. You can secure your place with a deposit on the tour page – click here. I am quite literally counting the days to this year’s tour […]

What is Claire looking forward to in next year’s Anne Boleyn Experience?

| October 11, 2018

As I said in a previous post, I’m counting the days to the next Anne Boleyn Experience tour – 213 days as I write this! I’m already excited. I just love it. Tim asked me what exactly it is that I’m so excited about, what is it that I’m looking forward to? Well, lots of […]

Claire’s very best memories of the Anne Boleyn Experience

| October 10, 2018

Tim asked me what my very best memories of the Anne Boleyn Experience tour are, so I had a think and then made this video. As you can see, I have rather a lot of ‘very best memories’ from the tours I’ve led with Tim and the tour I led with Philippa this year, and […]

The magic of Hever Castle

| October 9, 2018

I’ve been fortunate to have visited Hever Castle on a number of occasions and to have stayed there several times and I can hand-on-heart say that there is something truly magical about it. I don’t know what it is – and I don’t believe that I’m Anne Boleyn reincarnated or anything – but Hever just […]

Claire’s photos from The Anne Boleyn Experience 2018

| July 23, 2018

Claire’s photos from The Anne Boleyn Experience 2018

I finally got a few minutes to myself to go through my photos from this year’s Anne Boleyn Experience Tour and thought that I’d share them here for you to enjoy. Philippa and I are running the Anne Boleyn Experience again in May 2019 (yay!) and if you want to join us then you can […]