Alison Weir: England’s Lost Kings – Edward V and Arthur Tudor
Sunday 19th August, 11:00 am - 11:45 am
One was an uncrowned king, the elder of the famous Princes in the Tower; the other was the lost heir to the Tudor dynasty. Edward V disappears from the pages of history at the age of twelve; Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales, died at fifteen, and his younger brother, Henry VIII, became king in his place. Drawing on extensive research, Alison Weir recounts the lives of these two hapless princes and explores the mysteries that surround them. What happened to Edward V? Was he murdered on the orders of his uncle, Richard III, the man who had usurped his throne? Was Edward the child of an invalid marriage, as Richard asserted? Was Arthur’s marriage to Katherine of Aragon consummated? And what was the cause of his early death?
Book signing: 11.45 am to 12.00 pm.
Ticket Information:Tickets £10.00
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Author Talk tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a Bosworth Medieval Festival ticket.
Festival of British Archaeology: Meet the Curator
Wednesday 25th July, 10:30 am - 4:00 pm
Talks at 10:30 am to 12:30 pm and 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm
Tom the Tale Teller
Thursday 2nd August, 10:30 am - 12:15 pm
Join Tom the Tale Teller and enter into new worlds of fantasy, fables and fiction.
take your imagination on a trip to distant lands and make memories you can really treasure.
The “What If” Debate
Saturday 18th August, 10:15 am - 10:45 am
A chance to join in the lively debate over how different our country might be now if Richard III had successfully defended his kingship at Bosworth.
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