Linda Porter at Cheltenham

Linda Porter at Cheltenham
  • Town Hall, Town Hall, Baillie Gifford Stage, Cheltenham, GL50 1QA
    Town Hall
    Town Hall Baillie Gifford Stage Cheltenham, GL50 1QA UNITED KINGDOM
  • 09/10/2017 13:45 - 09/10/2017 14:45


The 1649 execution of Charles I demonstrates the astonishing dissenting power of Parliament in their successful plot to overthrow the monarchy. Steven Gale talks to Charles Spencer (To Catch A King) and Linda Porter (Royal Renegades) about what this meant. Venue: Town Hall, Baillie Gifford Stage Tickets £9 plus transaction fee* Gold & Silver Members - 10% off

About Linda Porter

Linda Porter has a doctorate in History from the University of York, where she studied early modern English and French history under the late Professor Gwyn Williams. She was the winner of the 2004 Biographers Club/Daily Mail Prize, which helped launch her on a new career as an author. Her first book, Mary Tudor, The First Queen, was published to critical acclaim by Portrait in 2007. She is a regular contributor to BBC History Magazine and History Today. She lives in Kent.