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

Richard III communications team takes pride in gold award

Posted by ap507 at Nov 16, 2015 11:20 AM |

Special Recognition for University of Leicester, Leicester City Council and Diocese of Leicester

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Night of gold winners at Leicester and Leicestershire Excellence in Tourism Awards

Posted by pt91 at Nov 06, 2015 03:55 PM |

13 Gold award winners including local hotels, festivals, visitor attractions, restaurants, arts centres, B&Bs, pubs, conference centres and self catering accommodation

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Performance trio explores the true beauty of the feminine form with a collection of poems by female writers at this year's University of Leicester free literary festival

Posted by ap507 at Nov 05, 2015 01:06 PM |

Edgy and raucous renditions of poems on 11 November by celebrated female authors, including the British Poet Laureate and a Pulitzer Prize winner

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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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