5) 24/May/ 2018 Tudor: royal blood and it’s curse
10.00am-3.30pm at The Orange Box, Halifax
– fee – £20.00
Trace the Tudor family tree to meet the men and women with a claim to England’s crown and find out how their blood condemned them to tragic ends. From Lady Jane Grey, her sisters and her nephews to Arbella Stuart and the Lady Margaret Clifford.
6) 21/June/2018 Murder Most Foul: The Story of Lady Frances Howard, Robert Carr and the poisoned jam tarts
10.00am-3.30pm at The Orange Box, Halifax – fee – £20.00
Unravel the events using first hand accounts that led to the death of Sir Thomas Overbury and the scandal that rocked the court of King James I of England with the conviction of the Earl and Countess of Somerset for murder.
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