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Elizabeth’s Rival

With Nicola Tallis
  • 8 June

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12noon talk, with lunch served at 1.15pm

Lunches must be booked in addition - please call Box Office on 01225 448844.
Online booking for listen only.

Cousin to Elizabeth I and grandniece to Anne Boleyn, Lettice Knollys was destined to be a prominent figure at court. Caught in a love triangle with Robert Dudley and Elizabeth I, banished from court, embroiled in treason, losing a husband to the executioner’s axe and further husbands and children to war and sickness.

Nicola Tallis’s new biography is the first to tell the story of one of the most significant women of the Elizabethan era, and gives an extraordinary and intimate perspective on the history of the period.

LUNCH: Lamb tagine with apricot & herb couscous; pear & frangipane tart; coffee
V: Leek & field mushroom Stroganoff.

£10 listen only.

£25 includes lunch.

A booking fee of £1.25 per ticket applies.