Tag Archives: Henry VII

Tudor Christmas – Traditions

On the 6th December, Tudor people would often celebrate the Boy Bishop. The Church allowed a choirboy, elected by his peers, to be a Bishop during the period starting with St. Nicholas Day (6th December) until Holy Innocents Day (28th … Continue reading

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20th September 1486 – Prince Arthur Is Born

On 20th September 1486, Arthur, Prince of Wales, was born at Winchester. He was the first child of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. Arthur’s mother, Elizabeth of York, became pregnant immediately after her married to Henry. However, Arthur was … Continue reading

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The Story of the Tudors – Magazine Review

This is a different review to usual as it isn’t a book, but it needed reviewing. I will not regularly review magazines; this is probably a one off. This magazine is a special collectors edition by BBC History Magazine. BBC … Continue reading

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The Red Queen – Book Review

The Red Queen is the second book in Philippa Gregory’s Cousins’ War Series. This is the second book of the series that I’ve read (later found out that to read them in chronological order you need to read The White … Continue reading

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