Nathen Amin – Henry VII and The Tudor Pretenders Talk
Sunday 10th October, 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
In 1485 Henry Tudor emerged from the Battle of Bosworth victorious. His army vanquished the forces of Richard III and according to Shakespeare over a century later, brought peace and ‘prosperous days’ back to England. Yet all was not well early in the Tudor reign and after three decades of conflict the kingdom was anything but settled.
In an enthralling talk, bestselling Tudor historian Nathen Amin, looks at the myriad conspiracies and murky plots which sought to depose the Tudor usurper early in his reign, focusing on the three pretenders whose causes were fervently advanced by Yorkist dissidents – Lambert Simnel, Perkin Warbeck and Edward, Earl of Warwick. Just how close did the Tudors come to overthrow long before the myth of their greatness had taken hold?
A book signing will be held after Nathen’s talk, so come and say hello!
Tickets are £8 per person and can be purchased here!
Thursday 21st July, 11:00 am - 1:30 pm
Join other young squires in learning the art of being a knight in this fun, hands-on event.
History Through The Ages
Sunday 24th July, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Come along and meet re enactors of multiple ages through history, from roman to the 20th Century. Witness the fashions, the lifestyles & changes through time along with presentations and shooting demonstrations!
Saturday 30th July to Sunday 31st July, 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Join us in celebrating the Roman History of the Bosworth area. Long before the Battle of Bosworth took place, the site housed an important Roman Temple. The Batavi Re – Enactment group will be camped on site and covering a…
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