In addition to the fascinating articles by our expert contributors, we have introduced a new section, What’s happening in Tudor places?, which this issue features subjects as diverse as the restoration of a Charterhouse, a colourful high altar screen, the “wonkiness” of a hall house, and the progresses of Henry VIII.
We speak to Rachel Mackay, Head of Hampton Court Palace, about the challenges and delights of working with specialist colleagues and on-site operations team to deliver the visitor experience at this iconic Tudor palace.
Sarah Morris, the Tudor Travel Guide, shares her itinerary for a weekend enjoying the rich Tudor history of the city of Winchester, Brigitte Webster tells us about the hard work and delights of re-creating a Tudor garden at Old Hall, and in Last Place, Natalie Grueninger reveals her favourite Tudor places.
All this, plus news, book listings and more……
Contributors: Nathen Amin, Natalie Grueninger, Kathryn Holeman, Julian Humphrys, Rachel Mackay, Sarah Morris, Elizabeth Norton, Brigitte Webster, Emma J. Wells