Bosworth Medieval Festival: Meet the Authors
Saturday 18th August, 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Book Readings, Q+A’s and Book Signings.
Harry Tomkinson – An enthusiastic and passionate historian and a dedicated Richardian of many years standing Harry will be discussing his novel Treachery at Bosworth Field 1485.
Alex Marchant – A Ricardian since her teenage years, Alex now lives and works in King Richard’s own county, not far from his beloved York and Middleham. She will be discussing her novel for ages 10+ The Order of the White Boar, & its sequel The King’s Man.
JP Reedman – Born in Canada J.P Reedman has lived in the UK for nearly 25 years. Her interests include folklore, anthropology and prehistoric archaeology, as well as The Wars of the Roses and other medieval eras. She will be discussing her books The Man Who Would be King, about Henry Stafford and I, Richard Plantagenet .
Marla Skidmore – Following the discovery of Richard III’s grave and the ensuing controversy about his reburial place, Marla speculated about what he would have made of all the fuss, if he were here. She was then challenged to write the story ‘How about a Richard in blue jeans?’ This resulted in her award winning novel Renaissance which she will be
A valid Bosworth Medieval Festival ticket is required for these talks.
Alison Weir Talk: Katheryn Howard – The Tainted Queen SOLD OUT
Friday 2nd October, 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Join Alison Weir in the beautiful surroundings of The Tithe Barn at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre for this talk about book five “Katheryn Howard – The Tainted Queen” in the Six Tudor Queens series.
Sunday Guided Walks in October
Sunday 11th October to Sunday 25th October, 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Sunday Guided Walks will resume on 11th October: 11.35 am to 1.05 pm & 2.05 pm to 3.35 pm Prebooking required
“In the Footsteps of Richard III” Guided Walk
Saturday 17th October, 9:30 am - 1:30 pm
Visit the sites King Richard III stayed and prayed in that fateful August in 1485 This enjoyable walk is 3 hours in duration (approx 6 Km) with one of our experienced guides
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