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The Field of Cloth of Gold

International summit, sports tournament, and wild party: that was Henry VIII's meeting with Francis I in a field near Calais in 1520. Brett Dolman of Historic Royal Palaces talks to Rob Ainsley about the most extraordinary campsite in history.

Extracts from Henry's Music (Obsidian CD705) courtesy of Obsidian Records. Buy from the British Library Shop.

MP3 file, 10 mins 37 secs, 4.25 MB