May 7 – Anne Boleyn’s chaplain get searched, and Bishop Fisher is tricked

| May 7, 2022

May 7 – Anne Boleyn’s chaplain get searched, and Bishop Fisher is tricked

On 7th May 1536, one of Queen Anne Boleyn’s chaplain, William Latymer, was stopped and searched on his arrival back in England from the Continent. Why was he searched? What had been his business abroad? What was found in his possession? And what happened to him? And a year earlier, on 7th May 1535, after […]

The Fall of Anne Boleyn: Day -12

| May 7, 2020

The Fall of Anne Boleyn: Day -12

On 7th May 1536, five days after the arrest of Queen Anne Boleyn, the queen’s chaplain was accosted and searched on his arrival back in England from the Continent. Why? What were the authorities expecting to find? Find out more in this video: There are lots and lots of Tudor history videos on my Anne […]