The Fall of Anne Boleyn Trailer – Claire on Video

| April 30, 2012

If you’ve always wanted to know what I look like and sound like, now’s your chance! Yes, I am on camera talking about my new book The Fall of Anne Boleyn: A Countdown – aagghhh! Enjoy! P.S. Do you like the new bookcase my loving husband bought me? I’m still in the process of filling […]

New YouTube Video on Anne Boleyn’s Appearance

| August 28, 2011

New YouTube Video on Anne Boleyn’s Appearance

Phew, what a whirlwind of a weekend so far! As well as being knee deep in records of monumental brasses – see yesterday’s post on “The Lost Boleyns”, I’ve also made a YouTube video on Anne Boleyn’s appearance and portraiture! I’d really welcome your feedback on this video as it’s my first video with me […]

I am King Henry

| March 15, 2011

Thanks to Anne Boleyn Files visitor, Jeanette, for pointing out this YouTube video on King Henry VIII and his six wives. I love sharing these videos with my kids and they do brighten up your day. One thing I would point out with this video is that it makes it look like Jane Seymour was […]

All About Henry VIII

| August 13, 2009

The videos by Historic Royal Palaces are absolutely fabulous and are well worth subscribing to on YouTube. Here, I will share with you their videos of academics, novelists and historians talking about Henry VIII. The Psychology of Henry VIII Henry VIII and Art Henry VIII: Love, Sex and Marriage The Death of Henry VIII Henry […]

Henry’s Women

| August 12, 2009

In this series of videos staff from the Historic Royal Palaces charity talk about each of Henry VIII’s six wives and we start with curator Brett Dolman exploring Henry’s women, both wives and daughters, through their portraits. Click on the following links to see videos on each of Henry VIII’s wives:- Catherine of Aragon Anne […]

Educational Videos

| August 12, 2009

The Historic Royal Palaces (the charity that own Hampton Court Palace and the Tower of London) have got their own YouTube Channel and have produced some wonderful videos on Henry VIII, his six wives and the Tudor period:- Henry’s Women – Videos telling the stories of Henry VIII’s six wives. All About Henry VIII – […]

British History Resources

| July 15, 2009

British History Resources

There are all kinds of resources available to help you learn more about British History. Here are some to start you off:- is a fantastic website full of articles, essay, public lectures and other resources to help you find out more about the Tudor period. It is run by historians John Guy and […]