Photo 4A group of former Yeovil College students have worked on costumes for the forthcoming BBC adaptation of Hilary Mantel’s prize winning novel Wolf Hall. The highly anticipated series presents an intimate portrait of Thomas Cromwell and his rise to power. From humble beginnings as a brewer’s son in Putney to principal advisor to Henry VIII, Cromwell develops into a pragmatic and accomplished power broker capable of navigating the corridors of power and deadly political intrigue. Full story: Read more

Henry VIII Competition

Henry VIII Portrait oneWin a £25 voucher to spend at any one of our advertisers in the February Issue of The Visitor. To enter, simply answer the following question: What are the names Henry VIII’s six wives? Send your answers to: Henry VIII Competition, The Visitor, PO BOX 1, Castle Cary, Somerset, BA7 7BG. Alternatively you can email your answer to: [email protected] or use the Contact Form on our Contact page. Closing date 14/2/14. Please include your name, address & choice of advertiser with your answers. Good luck! For the full story about the Henry VIII painting: Read More