President’s Lecture and 2017 Goodliff Awards Presentation

October 12, 2017 @ 7:15 pm – 10:15 pm
Assembly Rooms, Huntingdon Town Hall

Our President Dr Simon Thurley (former Chief Executive of English Heritage) will present the Goodliff Awards this year to the successful applicants in the prestigious surroundings of the Assembly Room in the Huntingdon Town Hall.

After the presentations Dr Thurley will entertain us with a talk, ‘Houses of Power‘ on what places shaped the English Tudor world.

What was it like to live as a royal Tudor, why were the residences built as they were and what went on inside the walls and who slept where and with whom? Our President come to talk about his new book about Tudor royal architecture and reflects on the Tudor monarchy’s perambulations in Huntingdonshire.

There will be an opportunity to purchases his new book ‘Houses of Power The Places that Shaped the Tudor World‘, with book signing.