Barney Harwood presents a brief guide to the action packed reign of Elizabeth I
2. Elizabeth I
3. Rich and poor
A comic guide to the contrasting lives of the rich and poor during Tudor times.
4. Work and play
Barney Harwood presents a comic guide to work and play in Tudor England.
5. A poor man's medicine
Exploring some of the ways people dealt with illness in Tudor times
6. Privy to the King
Sir Henry Norris talks about his work as the 'groom of the stool' to King Henry VIII
7. Westward Ho!
Exploring Elizabethan efforts to establish a permanent colony in the New World
8. The Spanish Armada
A young boy remembers joining the fight against the Spanish Armada in 1588
Religion, intolerance and martyrs in the reign of Queen Mary
10. The playhouse
Exploring theatre and the role of women in Tudor times
Spring in the garden
2. Plants on the move
The second of three dance sessions inspired by changes in the garden during Spring.
1. Worms on the move
The first of three dance sessions inspired by changes in the garden during Spring.
3. Birds on the move
The final of three dance sessions inspired by changes in the garden during Spring.
2. Bees and seeds
Pete Hillier has a dance session for Spring exploring bees, pollen and seed dispersal.
Nina and the Neurons: Noisy Bodies
Nina and her helpers find out how our bodies digest the food we eat.