Elizabeth Chadwick Talk – William Marshall from Hostage to Regent: An Extraordinary Life
Saturday 19th August, 1:30 pm - 2:15 pm
Elizabeth Chadwick – ‘William Marshal from hostage to regent. An extraordinary life.’
William Marshal is an iconic figure of the Middle Ages. Narrowly escaping being hanged as a five year old, he grew up to become an examplar of the medieval knight. A jousting champion, a loyal servants of kings and queens, a pilgrim, a man who played the high game of politics and warfare to win. But who was he really? Award winning author Elizabeth Chadwick who has been studying the Marshal for more than a decade takes us on a journey of adventure through his remarkable life.
Please note that Author Talk tickets can only be purchased in conjunction with a Bosworth Medieval Festival ticket.
Tickets cost £10.00 and are limited to 50. They can only be purchased over the telephone on 01455 290429 (open 7 days a week 10.00 am to 4.30 pm) or in person via the ticket offices at Bosworth Battlefield or the 1620s House & Garden on a first come first served basis.
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
Unfortunatly we do not have any upcoming events of your selected category at this time.