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Tracy Borman

Published: May 1, 2015 at 1:36 pm
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  • James I and the Gunpowder Plot
  • The Great Hall
  • Saturday 6 October
  • 19.30–20.30

In this talk, Tracy will take us into the turbulent world of the early Stuart court, where King James I waged war on witches and Catholics alike. It was not long before a dark campaign to destroy both king and parliament gathered pace, culminating in the Gunpowder Plot.


Tracy Borman is a bestselling author and historian, specialising in the Tudors. She is joint chief curator of Historic Royal Palaces and chief executive of the Heritage Education Trust. Tracy has presented and appeared in several historical documentaries.


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