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

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

Human remains discovered in search for King Richard III

Posted by pt91 at Aug 02, 2016 02:52 PM |

Wednesday 12 September at 11am, The Guildhall, Guildhall Lane, Leicester LE1 5FQ

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Renowned theatre cast including actor Ralph Fiennes pay tribute to the University of Leicester in their reimagining of Shakespeare's Richard III

Posted by ap507 at Jul 12, 2016 10:25 AM |

University of Leicester Archaeological Services (ULAS) co-director Dr Richard Buckley said he welcomed the alternative retelling

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University of Leicester honours distinguished individuals in celebratory year for city

Posted by pt91 at Jul 08, 2016 10:25 AM |

Eleven honorary degrees to be awarded at graduation ceremonies between 12-15 July

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Pioneering research institutes to follow global success of Richard III project

Posted by ap507 at Jun 30, 2016 12:05 AM |

Multidisciplinary thinking and incredible teamwork, of the kind that led to discovery and reinterment of Richard III and spectacularly to Leicester City’s Premier League triumph, is behind University of Leicester’s pioneering research institutes

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University of Leicester announces four new 'beacons of excellence' research institutes

Posted by ap507 at Jun 30, 2016 12:05 AM |

New multidisciplinary centres informed by transformative way Leicester worked on Richard III – and inspired by incredible teamwork that took Leicester City to Premier League triumph

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University of Leicester welcomes public to its biggest reunion yet

Posted by pt91 at Jun 07, 2016 03:35 PM |

‘The Leicester Weekend 2016’ to be fun-filled educational celebration of the institution’s recent achievements with family and friends

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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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