Siobhan has a BA in Modern History and a Teaching Certificate. She has worked for Historic Royal Palaces for 20 years and is based at Hampton Court Palace, where she trained as a Costumed Interpreter before becoming an HRP Guide Lecturer.
As well as specialising in 16th century dress, she delivers lectures on the history and art of Hampton Court, the Tower of London, the Banqueting House and Kensington Palace.
She lectures abroad for luxury cruise lines and, within the UK, for the National Trust and U3A. Siobhan also works with best-selling historian, Alison Weir, on tours and events. She has featured on BBC Radio ‘Women's Hour’ and PBS Television's ‘Secrets of Henry VIII's Palace’.
‘A Tudor Christmas’. with Alison Weir. (Jonathan Cape, 2018).
‘The Tudors: The Crown, the Dynasty, the Golden Age’ with Linda Collins. (Andre Deutsch, 2019).
‘King and Collector: Henry VIII and the art of Kingship’ with Linda Collins (History Press, 2021).
Please check out her book with Alison Weir on 'A Tudor Christmas'!