Claire | June 24, 2009
On this day in history, on 24th June 1509, Henry VIII was crowned King of England and his new bride, Catherine of Aragon, was crowned Queen. I’m not going to write about his Coronation because he is taking over this blog already! However, you can follow his special day on Twitter. Simply follow “I am […]
Claire | June 23, 2009
[[EventsCalendarLarge]] See Henry VIII 500 Year Celebrations post for ongoing exhibitions and also the Henry VIII Resources page. If you know of a Tudor event, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org and I can add it to the Events Calendar. I am also happy to publish press releases on relevant events.
Claire | June 4, 2009
As I write this (2009), the UK has gone Henry VIII crazy due to it being the 500th anniversary of Henry VIII’s accession to the throne. This anniversary means that there is a wealth of Henry VIII resources out there for us to enjoy and explore. As Anne Boleyn fans, we can’t ignore Henry VIII […]
Claire | March 10, 2009
Henry VIII became King of England on the 21st April 1509, nearly 500 years ago, and a host of exhibitions and events are planned to mark the anniversary of his accession to the throne:- Henry VIII – Man and Monarch This exhibition is being held at the PACCAR Gallery, in the British Library, from Thursday […]