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Battle of Stoke (1485)
End of the Wars of the Roses, Henry VII defeated a Yorkist army supporting Lambert Simnel
Treaty of Medina del Campo (1489)
Alliance between Ferdinand and Henry VII that promised the marriage of Arthur and Catherine
Magnus Intercursus (1496)
Trade treaty with the Netherlands, the Hanseatic League, Venice, Florence etc. Stopped meddling in trade affairs, e.g. the blockades over Simnel
Treaty of Perpetual Peace (1502)
Marriage between James IV and Margaret Tudor led to the Union of the Crowns in James VI. Promised perpetual peace.
Treaty of the More (1525)
Henry VIII gave up his territorial claims to France and promised to campaign for the release of Francis I in exchange for a pension of £20000 p.a.
Treaty of Westminster (1527)
A treaty signed by England, France and the League of Cognac against Charles V
Pact of Toledo(1539)
Pact in which Charles and Francis agreed to set aside their differences and make no more alliances with England
Kett's Rebellion (1549)
Rebellion, largely due to agricultural dissatisfaction and the enclosure of land
Northern Earl's Rebellion (1569)
Unsuccessful attempt to depose Elizabeth I in exchange for Mary, Queen of Scots
Treaty of Joinville (1584)
Secret Franco-Spanish pact between the French Catholic League and Philip II against England. Little came of the treaty itself, but Elizabeth's reaction was to involve herself in the Netherlands and so go to war with Spain
Treaty of Nonsuch (1585)
Anglo-Dutch treaty agreeing to send troops and money to the Netherlands. Started the Anglo-Spanish war 1585-1604
Treaty of Berwick (1586)
Gave James VI a pension and so unofficially set him out as Elizabeth's heir
Treaty of Ardres (1546)
Anglo-French treaty in which Henry is to keep Boulogne for 8 years and then return it for 2 million ecus
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