July QUIZ: Answer!

Published: 04/08/2020 By Allan Fuller

The answer to the July quiz is Thomas Cromwell, 1st Earl of Essex.

Born in Putney in 1485 son of an inn keeper he rose to be  King Henry VIII's chief minister but was hanged 28th July 1485.
 
Dame Hillary Mantel wrote a trilogy of historical books based around his life, Wolf Hall, Bring up the Bodies, and recently published the final work, The Mirror and the Light. 

This months winner 
Congratulations to  Mr Sam Watson whose name was picked out of the hat to win this months QUIZ - please contact matthew@allanfuller.co.uk to arrange the means of receiving the bottles of champagne, which will probably mean when sufficient restrictions have been lifted,but don't worry we will keep it cold for you.