The Search for Richard III - Press updates

Check here regularly for the latest press information on the University of Leicester and Leicester City Council's search for the mortal remains of King Richard III, in association with the Richard III Society.


Richard III

University of Leicester statement on the finding of human remains Issued 12 September

Media updates

A regularly updated feed on news from the Search for Richard III

Leicester could be a ‘champion of globalisation’

Posted by pt91 at May 17, 2016 02:28 PM |

City now has unique brand that appeals worldwide, according to University of Leicester urban history researcher

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Lessons to learn from the success of Leicester

Posted by pt91 at May 16, 2016 01:14 PM |

University of Leicester Management expert describes how the city’s remarkable rise in fame offers a model to others

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Foxes' formula for success

Posted by ap507 at May 16, 2016 12:45 PM |

University of Leicester mathematicians create equations that capture Leicester City’s monumental achievement in winning the English Premier League

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University of Leicester renames buildings after English Premier League Champions

Posted by ap507 at May 13, 2016 02:55 PM |

On the day of Leicester City’s victory parade, campus will become home to the Jamie Vardy Tower, Claudio Ranieri Library and Wes Morgan Building

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New video captures seismic effect of Leicester City Football Club success

Posted by er134 at Apr 29, 2016 12:32 PM |

University of Leicester geology students describe project to capture football-quakes

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Unique animal bone artwork to be unveiled by Leicester artist at the University of Leicester

Posted by ap507 at Apr 28, 2016 12:08 PM |

‘The Reliquary Project’ inspired by modern animal bone archive will be revealed on Friday 6 May by Jo Dacombe at the Attenborough Arts Centre in Leicester

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Painting the campus blue for Leicester City Football Club

Posted by ap507 at Apr 28, 2016 09:55 AM |

University of Leicester staff and students show support for local football heroes for Backing the Blues Day

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Striking skull portraits of King Richard III produced using University of Leicester X-rays

Posted by ap507 at Apr 14, 2016 12:01 AM |

Contemporary artist Alexander de Cadenet to unveil new series of skull portraits at exhibition in London from 14-25 April

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Remembering the reinterment - King Richard III in pictures

Posted by er134 at Mar 31, 2016 12:35 PM |

University of Leicester images included in huge photo-mosaic at King Richard III Visitor Centre

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King Richard’s reinterment revisited one year on

Posted by ap507 at Mar 22, 2016 01:37 PM |

Programme of themed events and activities in Leicester from this weekend

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