Category Lady Jane Gray
Hello – I hope you enjoyed the first posting in our Tudor story. Before we go on to pose some more questions let’s deal with the answers to last week’s questions first: There was a war called ‘The War of the Roses’ during the Tudor era. This is true: Henry Tudor was a Lancastrian who […]
I hope you had fun with Conundrums for Fun. It’s now run its path – the last five answers were posted last Wednesday 27th April. I don’t want you to now sit twiddling your fingers and mind-sets so I thought you might like a simple (!) alternative. It is based on various happenings in England […]
this week offers shergar; conscription; a royal marriage; murder; execution; working wounded; st valentine’s day
A varied collection of stories this week for events in 1554, 1828, 1840, 1859,1916, 1983 and one day every year. Horse theft is followed by consciption and objection; peoples varied celebrations of a Royal marriage is followed by murder for the benefit of health. We also have a story that follows the death of a king. We end this week with jobs for the wounded from the Crimea and end with a kiss – or similar.