Eleanor of Castile: The Shadow Queen with Sara Cockerill

There are many ordinary aspects to the life of Eleanor of Castile. She was a loving wife, the mother of a large family and she loved good food, gardening and books. Yet there is a rather more extraordinary side to Eleanor – she was an unconventional consort, an astute businesswoman, at the centre of international … Continue reading Eleanor of Castile: The Shadow Queen with Sara Cockerill