Executed Queens Tour Day 2 – Bosworth Battlefield

| June 11, 2012

Executed Queens Tour Day 2 – Bosworth Battlefield

Here’s Tim’s diary entry from day two of the Executed Queens Tour… Well, we’ve been really blessed with amazing weather today and it has made for a fantastic visit to the site of the Battle of Bosworth. We started out our day with Hawkwise Falconry learning about how the Tudors used birds of prey to […]

22 August 1485 – The Battle of Bosworth

| August 22, 2011

22 August 1485 – The Battle of Bosworth

On this day in history, the 22nd August 1485, in rural Leicestershire near Market Bosworth, the armies of King Richard III and Henry Tudor faced each other in a battle that would see the death of the King and the beginning of a new dynasty, the Tudor dynasty, which would have a major impact on […]