The end of project conference, themed on the early Tudor court, will take place at the University of Winchester on Wednesday 29 and Thursday 30 August 2018. A draft programme will appear in early 2018, and booking details in the spring of 2018.

It is anticipated the proceedings will be published in an open-access peer-reviewed journal in 2019.

A study entitled Kingship and Political Society in England, 1485-1529: the projection and reception of royal authority under Henry VII and Henry VIII is envisaged for publication in 2020.


Papers by members of the project team in 2017 and 2018.

Thursday 16 November – Samantha Harper will be speaking to the Fairford History Society about how the project website might be used by local historians. For details click here.

Thursday 23 November – Margaret Condon is giving a talk at The National Archives entitled: ‘On the Trail of John Cabot: A Modern Detective Story’. For further details and to book tickets, click here.

Monday 4 June 2018 – Samantha Harper will be speaking at a joint session of the Tudor & Stuart seminar and the Society for Court Studies at the Institute of Historical Research, London, on ‘Continuity and Change in the Household of Henry VII and Henry VIII’. Details to follow closer to the time.


The project team also hope to deliver a panel of three papers at the Leeds International Medieval Congress, July 2018. This will be confirmed in due course.