Got that Monday feeling? Here’s something funny!

| February 19, 2018

Mondays come round all too quickly don’t they?! If you have that awful Monday feeling then this photo may just bring a smile to your face. Anne Boleyn Files follower Mark Gladwell ran the Hampton Court Half Marathon yesterday and he had a running vest printed especially for it with the logo “Team Boleyn 1533” […]

It’s our 9th birthday!

| February 17, 2018

As I looked at my diary this morning, it suddenly dawned on me that it was on this day in 2009 that I wrote the very first post on this blog. The post’s title was “In Search of Anne Boleyn” and it explained my purpose in starting The Anne Boleyn Files: “My purpose in starting […]

50% off my Anne Boleyn course and other online history courses

| February 8, 2018

You can save 50% off all of MedievalCourses.com’s online history courses at the moment, until 15th February 2018, by using coupon code VALENTINE2018 at checkout. Gift certificates are also available so you can buy a course as a Valentine’s Day gift. The offer includes my “The Life of Anne Boleyn” course, Gareth Russell’s “The Six […]

The Tudor Summit – 3 and 4 March 2018

| February 6, 2018

The Tudor Summit – 3 and 4 March 2018

This morning I was interviewed by the lovely Heather Teysko (thank you, Heather!) for the Tudor Summit, two Days of learning and connecting with leading Tudor historians, bloggers, and podcasters, which takes place online on 3rd and 4th March 2018. Heather asked me lots of questions about my favourite Tudor family, the Boleyns, and I […]

Last chance for early bird tickets!

| February 6, 2018

Last chance for early bird tickets!

Philippa from British History Tours has just done a Facebook live video to remind everyone about how early bird tickets for the September Discover the Tudors tour are only available until the end of 7th February – not long! They do offer a substantial discount so do try and book before the end of tomorrow. […]

Tudor mothers-in-law – Tudor Life Magazine

| January 30, 2018

Tudor mothers-in-law – Tudor Life Magazine

Our sister site The Tudor Society has just published the February edition of Tudor Life magazine, a Tudor history-focused magazine and the theme is royal mothers-in-law. It’s a 76-page edition and articles include: FEATURE: Hever Castle, home of Elizabeth Boleyn The Mothers-in-law of Tudor Monarchs by Gareth Russell Margaret Beaufort Quiz by Catherine Brooks Elizabeth […]

Philippa talks about the Discover the Tudors tour

| January 11, 2018

Philippa from British History Tours went live earlier on Facebook to share more information about the Discover the Tudors tour that we are leading in September. I’m so excited about this, it has an amazing itinerary! https://www.tudorsociety.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/discover_the_tudors_live.mp4 You can find out more and book at https://www.britishhistorytours.com/history-tours/discover-the-tudors

Discover the Tudors Tour – Join me in September!

| January 9, 2018

Discover the Tudors Tour – Join me in September!

British History Tours launched this tour just before Christmas and I posted about it then, but I just wanted to write about it again as Philippa has let me know that there are still some Early Bird discounted places available. Philippa and I are leading the tour and we’re visiting some stunning Tudor places. I’m […]