The White Queen /The Lady of the Rivers – Gregory’s Girls!

Many keen fans of the historical drama were counting down the hours last Sunday waiting for the BBC’s version of Philippa Gregory’s The White Queen. Well, I certainly was! I had just been at a talk about the Lindisfarne Gospels ¬†(quite an obsession round here at the moment – blame the church festival) and there … More The White Queen /The Lady of the Rivers – Gregory’s Girls!

A White Queen, with a Red one to follow

Panic not! This is not a beginner’s chess lesson, but some intensive historical knowledge would help. A few months ago, myself and the¬†intrepid CB travelled to Alnwick Castle (and hear -eventually) Philippa Gregory talk about her new series, beginning with The White Queen, her novel of Elizabeth Woodville. It was a packed hall in the … More A White Queen, with a Red one to follow