Reader receives prize

I had the great pleasure of presenting the fabulous Elizabeth I necklace to reader Mrs June White yesterday.  The necklace was the prize for those readers who bought copies of my new book Blood-Red Goblet prior to and at the book launch.  For details and pictures of the launch, CLICK HERE. If you would like […] Read more »

A to Z of Elizabethan Times

G is for GLASS Until 1549 there was no significant glassmaking in England except for window-glass. Thinks started to change when a Lorraine glassmaker Carré arrived from Antwerp and set up furnaces in London and Surrey to make drinking glasses. Murano glass was supreme at that time and his own glass was poor when compared […] Read more »