David Templeman - Lady Arbella Stuart - The Queen That Never Was

A talk on the granddaughter of Bess of Hardwick and niece to Mary, Queen of Scots who was brought up with the sole intention of being crowned Queen after Elizabeth.

A compelling tale of exploitation, politics and religion. Arbella was a simple, kind and affectionate woman who eventually wanted just to marry and be forgotten about. This was not to be and although Arbella has subsequently disappeared into the mists of time, her story deserves to be retold.

Her tale contains one of the most exciting romantic escape stories in history. Follow it to its dramatic conclusion - the twists and turns of Arbella’s escape to France is edge of the seat stuff. This riveting tale has everything!!

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