Katie Bridger has developed a passion for Leicestershire’s history having lived locally since birth and is involved with several heritage projects including the county’s Victoria County History Trust. Katie’s research to date specializes in the social and cultural history of fifteenth and sixteenth century England and this is reflected in her talks. Current and previous interests include influential nobles at the court of Henry VIII; expression of power and identity in the landscape of Leicestershire; church monuments and architecture; terms of endearment, heraldry, linguistics and portraiture.

Maximum number of people 30

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15th & 16th Century History with Katie Bridge 24 May

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