Literary Event:All The Kings’ Fools: Disability and the Tudors at Richmond upon Thames

Literary Event, Wed 17 Nov 2021

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Richmond Literature Festival


London Borough of Richmond upon Thames,

Also at this Venue


See Tudor history as you’ve never seen it before. This online event shares untold stories of disabled people during the Renaissance. Meet William Somer, Henry VIII’s fool at court, and the ‘sturdy beggars’ who roamed Tudor England. Presented by The National Archives.

Event details

Dates Times
Wed 17 Nov 2021 19:30 to 20:30


See website for details


See location of Richmond upon Thames on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TQ 180749  Lat: 51.46121 Long: -0.30180

Depending on the given area.
Tube stations within the borough: Kew Gardens and Richmond
South West Train stations: Barnes, Barnes Bridge, Mortlake, North Sheen, Richmond, St Margarets, Twickenham, Strawberry Hill, Teddington, Fulwell, Hampton, Hampton Court, Hampton Wick, Whitton.
Fast trains from London Waterloo to Richmond and Twickenham, via Clapham Junction. Semi-fast trains also stop at Putney. All stations are served by slow trains from London Waterloo.