The programme will look at Rhys ap Thomas's upbringing, his banishment to the court of the Duke of Burgundy in France and the events that led to the battle of Bosworth
The Battle of Bosworth
, on August 22, 1485, was the last significant battle in the War of the Roses.
Richard III was England's last Plantagenet king and his short reign (1483-85) ended at the Battle of Bosworth
at the age of 32, as the culmination of the Wars of the Roses, a dynastic struggle for the throne of England.
The Tudor dynasty was part of our work and one day Sid suggested that the Battle of Bosworth
was in our common interest.
Museum collections were visited, replica shot constructed and fired, and all this new information is discussed in terms of what it means for understanding both the Battle of Bosworth
and late medieval firearms and warfare generally.
Richard, killed at the Battle of Bosworth
in 1485, will be reburied in Leicester cathedral next March.
Richard was killed in the Battle of Bosworth
Field in 1485, during the War of the Roses.
Richard III was killed at the Battle of Bosworth
in 1485 which ended the Wars of the Roses and saw Henry Tudor claim the crown, as Henry VII.
Richard III (2 October 1452-22 August 1485) was King of England for two years, from 1483 until his death in 1485 in the Battle of Bosworth
Richard was the last English monarch to die in battle, slain at the Battle of Bosworth
Field nearLeicester in central England in 1485, ending the Plantagenet dynasty which had ruled for 300 years.
He perished in the Battle of Bosworth
during the War of the Roses, a long-lasting civil war between noble families of England.
Richard's violent death occurred at the Battle of Bosworth
on August 22, 1485.
In this one-off documentary, author Thomas Penn presents an intimate portrait of the often enigmatic ruler, who won the throne when he defeated Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth
It was at the Battle of Bosworth
that the soon-to-be Henry VII and his Pembrokeshire longbowmen decided the War of the Roses and helped shape modern Wales.
Other tipples on offer include Battle of Bosworth
wines and a much-loved favourite, War of the Rose.