H8 Site News
14 December, 2006
It was recently revealed that most of the biographical information on this website was directly quoted from the Wikipedia. Though the site creator claims to actually know a wealth of information about Henry's wives from personal research and general interest, she admitted to taking the cut and paste shortcut because she was lazy. “ I am infatuated with the Tudor reign and Henry himself but honestly I was more concerned with how the site looked,” stated Erin Lillis. She further added, “If you look closely, much of the information is about Catherine of Aragon and Edward repeated over and over again.”
16 November, 2006
Questions have arisen due to new DNA testing on royal garments leading to some suspicions that Henry VIII may actually be a direct ancestor of Elisabeth II. History suggests that the current royal lineage split off from the Tudor line long ago but these new studies may imply that there was an unrecorded indiscretion.
31 October, 2006
Hampton Court has received an influx of visitors since the news of the video surveillance footage of the "apartment ghost." Could it be Henry himself or just another ancient tenant of the castle?
2 October, 2006
The BBC made-for-television movie, "The Other Boleyn Girl," based on the novel by Phillipa Gregory, will be re-airing on BBC2 on October 5th and 6th.