Friday Round Up

| September 25, 2009

Friday Round Up

Wow, I can’t believe it’s Friday again already! This week really has flown by. So, what’s new this week and what’s been going on in the land of The Anne Boleyn Files and the Tudor World?:- I’ve been busy blogging every day this week over at The Elizabeth Files after listening to each episode of […]

The Tale of Two Coronations

| September 23, 2009

The Tale of Two Coronations

I wasn’t going to do a blog post today but I just had to after listening to episode 3 of BBC Radio 4’s Book of the Week on Tracy Borman’s “Elizabeth’s Women: The Hidden Story of the Virgin Queen”. Why? Because yet again, Borman talks about the influence that Anne Boleyn had over her daughter, […]

Anne Boleyn’s Influence on Elizabeth I – Part 2

| September 21, 2009

Anne Boleyn’s Influence on Elizabeth I – Part 2

Just last week I wrote a post entitled “Anne Boleyn’s Influence on Elizabeth I” about Tracy Borman’s new book “Elizabeth’s Women: The Hidden Story of the Virgin Queen”, in which Borman puts forward the idea that Anne Boleyn had a far greater influence on her daughter Elizabeth I than has been previously thought. Well, I […]

Friday Round Up

| September 18, 2009

Friday Round Up

Just a quickie blog post to round up the week. Here is the latest news from The Anne Boleyn Files and the Tudor World:- Only 10 rooms left now on The Anne Boleyn Experience 2010 so don’t miss out on this wonderful chance to stay at Hever, visit the Tower of London on Anne Boleyn […]

Anne Boleyn’s Influence on Elizabeth I

| September 16, 2009

Anne Boleyn’s Influence on Elizabeth I

I’ve just been listening to BBC Radio 4’s “Woman’s Hour” from Monday 14th September in which historian and writer of “Elizabeth’s Women”, Tracy Borman, discusses Elizabeth I and the influence that women, such as her mother, stepmothers and half-sister, had on the course of her life. It is a wonderful interview and a “must-listen” for […]