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

University of Leicester honours its former Vice-Chancellor Professor Sir Bob Burgess

Posted by pt91 at Jul 16, 2015 11:41 AM |

Honorary degree of Doctor of Laws for distinguished academic leader

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University of Leicester to host regional launch of the Festival of British Archaeology

Posted by ap507 at Jul 03, 2015 09:52 AM |

Public encouraged to experience archaeology for themselves at free event on Saturday 4 July

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Richard III discovery at the Royal Society Summer Exhibition

Posted by er134 at Jun 25, 2015 11:31 AM |

University of Leicester scientists present their research at public event from 30 June – 5 July 2015

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Number crunchers: how maths drives Formula One and launches Angry Birds

Posted by ap507 at Jun 19, 2015 10:59 AM |

University of Leicester offers free online course to learn about the importance of calculus in modern life

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University of Leicester opens its doors for Summer Reunion Open Day 2015

Posted by pt91 at Jun 11, 2015 11:42 AM |

Public invited to fun-filled educational day for all the family on Saturday 27 June

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Former Minister David Willetts to tackle science innovation at free public lecture

Posted by ap507 at Jun 05, 2015 12:05 PM |

University of Leicester launches Chancellor lecture series

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Learn how modern museums can improve social awareness, human rights and health

Posted by ap507 at May 06, 2015 04:47 PM |

Free world-first online course offered to members of the public by University of Leicester starting 1 June

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Hate crime film recognised with two prestigious awards

Posted by ap507 at Apr 24, 2015 05:01 PM |

Learning on Screen Awards praise ‘powerful production’ of ‘The Harms of Hate’

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University of Leicester hosts the region's biggest student convention

Posted by ap507 at Apr 21, 2015 04:45 PM |

East Midlands UCAS convention to be held on Wednesday (April 22) and Thursday (April 23)

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Next-generation genetic techniques explored at upcoming conference to celebrate 30 year anniversary of discovery of DNA fingerprinting

Posted by ap507 at Apr 13, 2015 11:19 AM |

University of Leicester event to explore the changing world of forensic science research on Wednesday 15 April

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