Elizabeth I’s Working Holiday in Kenilworth


It’s not much of a secret that Elizabeth I and Robert Dudley had a Sort Of Thing going on in her court. The famously-Virgin Queen had one possible True Love – Robert Dudley, the 1st Earl of Leicester.  In 1575 Elizabeth was on one of her summer progresses through the…

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Random Friday Fun Facts

I’ve started doing something fun on youtube this week.  I run the Renaissance English History Podcast, which currently gets about 120k listeners each month, and I’ve been trying to figure out ways that I can make more of a community out of it.  Do more episodes, lead tours of England,…

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