A day of reviews

This morning, A Visitor's Companion to Tudor England received its first review, by Mathew Lyons on the London Historians blog: "It was with a certain amount of trepidation that I approached Suzannah Lipscomb’s latest book. Was it really necessary? Did the world need another guide book to the historic buildings…

All the king’s fools

Many Tudor court fools had real learning difficulties. In advance of our Wellcome Trust funded performance project at Hampton Court Palace in October (6th-9th, do come!) with learning disabled actors, read my summary of my research in this month's History Today: http://www.historytoday.com/suzannah-lipscomb/all-king%E2%80%99s-fools