Posted on 5th August:
Results now in! It was very close as the table below shows. But int he end, the History of England listeners declared that while Henry VIII may be a less than likable character to modern eyes, he and his reign delivered notable achievements.
Poll prizedraw winners were
- somebody whose email suggests an interest in Pinot Noir
- Somone who’s email suggests they might be called Paul Baker
and Quiz prize draw winners are:
- D. Coster and
- Hugh Brodie
Alternative views of the Big Man presented in this mega-sode.
Download Podcast - 252 Henry VIII – Judgement Day and results (Right Click and select Save Link As)
Explanation of the poll and prizes
Four famous historians and experts on Henry VIII give their views on Henry VIII. Your task is to choose one of these in the poll at the bottom. Although the prizedraw is over you can still vote
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