If you haven’t already seen the many announcements across my numerous social media channels, I am here to tell you that March is Welsh History Month on the Hisdoryan blog.…

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Today’s Royal Mistress underneath the Hisdoryan spotlight is Odette de Champdivers, the mistress of Charles VI of France. This is a sad tale that makes me feel sorry for all the main…

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The second post in my new series about royal mistresses (check out my first post about Rosamund Clifford here) is all about the original sugar baby Alice Perrers. Wikipedia defines…

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If you live in Wales you cannot have missed the fact that this past week the BBC have (quite rightly) been celebrating Hidden Heroines – the monumental Welsh women largely…

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In the first of my new regular series on royal mistresses from history I put Rosamund Clifford aka Henry II’s ‘Fair Rosamund’ under the Hisdoryan microscope. Now, Rosamund wasn’t the…

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