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Talks and Lectures

A wide range of podcasts from talks and lectures held at Historic Royal Palaces

Oct 25, 2017

Join Tracy Borman, writer, historian and joint Chief Curator at Historic Royal Palaces, as she explores the life of Thomas Cromwell, a man of many talents who quickly rose to favour at Henry’s court and dismantled the English Catholic church. Yet despite his loyalty to the king he was ultimately executed at the Tower...

Oct 5, 2017

Hear about the inspiration behind author Shrabani Basu's book Victoria & Abdul which is now a film starring Judi Dench (released 8th September). What truths informed her story and what can it tell us about Queen Victoria's relationships and influence on and by India.


Recorded in Queen Victoria's Bedroom at Kensington...