James Daybell

James Daybell.


  • Histories of the Unexpected
  • Ashburton Hall, Elizabeth II Court
  • Saturday 6 October
  • 19.30–20.30

Join James and Sam Willis for a live version of their hugely successful podcast, Histories of the Unexpected, a journey of historical discovery that tackles some of history’s biggest topics, from the Tudors to the Roman empire and the Second World War – via engaging, entertaining and entirely unexpected subjects.


James Daybell is professor of early modern British history and director of the Arts and Humanities Research Institute at the University of Plymouth. He is a leading authority on Tudor Britain and appears regularly on TV and radio.


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