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264g Rebel Queen 8 The Duke

The game played out, the Mary entered London and the Duke was to die. But Northumberland had one more surprise to spring To find out more about our programme, andRead More

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Yeames, William Frederick; Lady Jane Grey in the Tower; Museums Sheffield; http://www.artuk.org/artworks/lady-jane-grey-in-the-tower-71879
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264f Rebel Queen 7 Regina

Whether Jane and Guildford understood the commotion in the city outside the Tower we do not know, but it was the duty of her father, the Duke of Suffolk, to breakRead More

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Lady Jane
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HiT Lady Jane

Lady Jane was the first leading role for a very young Helena Bonham Carter, and a film debut for the renowned theatre director Trevor Nunn. Plus its an amazing story. So,Read More

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264e Rebel Queen 6 The Fleet

Around the 14th July a ship called the Greyhound sailed into Orwell Haven. Its captain was in gaol in Lowestoft, its crew had smashed open the cash box. Meeting withRead More

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Rebel queen 5
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264d Rebel Queen 5 Resistance

Northumberland made good speed towards East Anglia and Mary, and his army swelled with troops and artillery. But in London, the mood was ugly, and Mary was having some success too.Read More

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Was Edward VI’s Devise for the Succession lawful?

Mr Justice Tyrwhit argues that Montagu was right, and Edward did not have the power to make Jane Queen

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264c Rebel Queen 4 War

Mary’s letter of 10th July brought home an uncomfortable truth that Northumberland had expected to avoid – that Jane must fight for her crown. If an army could be found ToRead More

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264b Rebel Queen 3 Rivals

Mary had a decision to make – submit, fight or flee. She took the decision with her household – and they raised the rafters with their cheers.   To findRead More

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EBC as LJG
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264a Rebel Queen 2 Proclamation

On the morning of 9th July 1553 the 16 year old Jane was walking in the Grey manor at Chelsea in blissful ignorance. Then the Duke of Northumberland’s daughter, Mary Sidney,Read More

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Bradgate Park
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264 Rebel Queen 1 The Gathering

The life of Lady Jane Grey  to 1553, and the fate of Edward VI is settled as the vultures gather. The first in our series on the succession crisis of 1553.Read More

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Rebel Queen

Rebel Queen – podcasts, games and prizes!

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Eleanor 1 Legends - Members Only

The life of Eleanor of Aquitaine - and the legends that surround her name
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HoS 30 Lord of the Isles - Members Only

The Lordship of the Western Isles
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The Perfect Christmas Present

Perfect may be a little strong, but if you fancy the idea here’s how.

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