See J. P. Sommerville’s handy overview

David Starkey on Elizabeth’s childhood years and beyond…

A good short overview of childhood – part 1 (8 minutes)

Wyatt rebellion, plots against Mary and Queen Elizabeth – part 2 (8 minutes)

A video about Elizabeth and Mary Queen of Scots – part 3 (8 minutes)

Mary Queen of Scots:
The BBC History website is helpful.

The Spanish Armada
Why did the Spanish Armada fail – useful website.

Elizabeth’s speech at Tilbury


The BBC History website has a useful page well worth reading.


Tudor Revision

Flip quiz for Tudors, a bit dominated by religion.