Renaissance English History Podcast

Music, culture, the arts, maritime exploration - Renaissance England was an exciting place to be. So much happening! Breaks with Rome. Wars with France. And Scotland. And Spain! Twice a month, we'll look at some aspect of Renaissance England that will give you a deeper understanding into life in the 16th century.

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  Direct Link   Download 23 Minutes 11 Jul 2016

A Tudor Times interview with Melita Thomas discussing their Person of the Month for July, Honor Grenville, a woman who rose from obscurity to marry the uncle of Henry VIII, had a whirlwind decade living an amazing life in Calais, amassed a huge cache of letters that are a wonderful peek into daily life for Tudor women, and then went back to her life in Cornwall, disappearing from the record. If you like this podcast, please be sure to rate it in whatever service you use to listen - it helps others find it! Also, feel free to get in touch via twitter (@teysko), Facebook ( or texting the Listener Feedback Line which is +1 801 6TEYSKO. For more information on the show go to or for more information on Honor, go to . .