Tag Archives: Richard III

Horace Walpole and his defence of Richard III

Hello all, sorry I’ve been busy, busy, busy. Currently I am on an intense IT course. Who knew that Powerpoint was worse than Excel? Utter over complex picky programme – Anyway commuting in the morning has given me reading time … Continue reading

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I’m A King Get Me Out Of Here! Richard III Has Been Found!

Today could not go by with out a swift post about the v exciting confirmation that bones found in a Leicestershire council car park are that of the last York and Plantagenet King Richard III.   Those of you who … Continue reading

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There is something about Richard.

  I have always felt that Richard III had the rough end of the stick. I know I am not the only Historian to feel this.   This blog post is sort of an accumulation of the excellent but squew … Continue reading

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A Horse, A Horse, Get Me A Horse To Get Me To The Globe!

I confess I am a serial return visitor to the Globe in London. I always try and go once a season. This year I really wanted to catch Twelfth Night with Stephen Fry but that was all sold out. So … Continue reading

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