Saturday, 13 April 2013

Mary Tudor - Unfit to Rule?

There is a passing reference made to Mary Tudor's bizarre pregnancy in The Last Witch, and there was more than a passing reference to the same condition in Fit to Rule: How Royal Illness Changed History, presented by Historic Royal Palaces chief curator Lucy Worsley.

It's a great hour's factual programming, and if you've not seen it already, you can watch it on BBC iPlayer.

Saturday, 6 April 2013

And so it begins...

I'm off to the Essex-Suffolk borders tomorrow for a few days, with the intention of carrying out some research for this...