TALK & LUNCH: THE FIELD OF CLOTH OF GOLD
November 3rd at 11:00 to 12:30
A 500th Anniversary Talk – In 1520 Henry VIII and Francis 1 met to ratify an Anglo-French alliance and the betrothal of Princess Mary to the French Dauphin. An entourage of 6,000 each descended on a field near Calais for 18 days to display the skill and splendour of each King and country. Jo Mabbutt will tell you how the English achieved this spectacular event.
Jo Mabbutt (Surrey www.highamhall.com/jo-mabbutt)
Special Event: £22 inc. Lunch