Historical Fact

Tudor people thought that red coloured cloth and drapes, especially in domestic areas such as bedrooms, were thought to ward off the devil or evil spirits. Green coloured cloth signified family love and was therefore commonly used for children’s clothes

Historical Fact
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Picking up and weighing a mail shirt was far more educational than drawing a picture from a book and making up the weight with stones!

Angela Hardman - Teacher North Yorkshire