Readeption of King Henry VI – October 13, 1470

With Warwick and Clarence in full rebellion of Edward IV’s rule, they sailed from France and invaded England with a large fleet of 60 French ships. Instead of facing them, King Edward IV fled to the Netherlands and the protection of his sister, Mary of Burgundy. King Henry VI’s readeption coronation took place on October 13, 1470. Later in October Jasper brought Henry Tudor to London to be reunited with his mother. On October 27th, Margaret took 13-year-old Henry Tudor to meet his uncle, King Henry VI, for the first time, then they spent 1-2 weeks together before Henry left his mother to rejoin Jasper and travel back to Wales.