As a Tudor Public Historian Hayley is the writer and presenter of hit iTunes podcast series The History Review. She is an Historical Screenwriter, West End Playwright and Royal Court Theatre Young Writer.
Hayley hosts the popular Hstory Review spin off vlog series on Facebook, gaining almost a million views in only 4 months! Here she has collaborated with some of the country’s most respected organizations including Houses of Parliament, Historic Royal Palaces and the National Archives of the UK Government. Hayley has presented episodes at iconic British landmarks such as the Hosue of Commons, Jane Austen's House, Hampton Court Palace, Tower Bridge & Hever Castle to name but a few.
Hayley is now developing her research into a Tudor drama series - the first draft of the screenplay for which has already gained the support of a plethora of renowned historians including Tracy Borman, Elizabeth Norton, and Richard Rex for her truthful depiction of Anne Boleyn.
In 2017 she teamed up with Atout France, the official French tourist board to present a serie sof vlogs from some of their most iconic chateaus including Leonardo da Vinci's final home of Le Clos Luce and the Chateau Royal de Blois where Anne Boleyn spent her childhood.
A graduate of London’s prestigious Royal Court Young Writer’s Programme and Cambridge University’s Institute of Continuing Education, Hayley further trained in screenwriting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA) under the expert tutorage of Paul Sirett, former Dramaturg of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC.) Hayley is a West End playwright, she wrote the historical mini series “The Anonymous Jane Austen” and has co-written a US feature film set for release in 2018.
(Above) Researching Anne Boleyn's trial records
at the National Archives.