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Woeful Puppet at St Katharine Cree 20-30 June

An installation and Live Events funded by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Mounted at St Katharine Cree and created by our community team of researchers and artists to explore the religious and political turmoil in Tudor England that led to the execution of the Nine Day Queen – Lady Jane Grey. 49 more words


The End of the Spanish Armada

Originally posted on Blogger on 8 August 2015

On 8 August 1588, the Anglo-Spanish war ended when the Spanish Armada was beaten.

The history of it however, starts in in 1553. 439 more words

Summer 2015 Project - Try To Write A Blog Post Everyday

The Children of Henry VIII

The Children Henry VIII, by Alison Weir

I picked this up as a follow-up to Henry VIII: The King and His Court, also by Weir, for a better understanding of what went into Henry’s succession on the throne. 653 more words

Heritage Workshops May and June

We are hosting Heritage Workshops in Hackney throughout May and June to complete our installation for St Katharine Cree.

We have been working on researching the Throckmorton family and their links with the events that led to Lady Jane Grey’s execution. 102 more words


The Death of Anne Boleyn

If Anne Boleyn is known for one thing it is being one Henry VIII’s beheaded wives. Indeed, the rhyme goes: Divorced, Beheaded, Died, Divorced, Beheaded, Survived. 1,941 more words

The House Of Tudor

In Search of Throckmorton

There was a recent photography tour of the City Of London to search for relevant Throckmorton and Lady Jane Grey heritage sites to support the Heritage Lottery funded installation at St Katharine Cree from June 19 2017. 179 more words