September 17th, 2014The University of Leicester have revealed the injuries inflicted on King Richard III during the Battle of Bosworth in 1485 thanks to new research.
According to the research a total of eleven injuries were found, with nine to his skull and one on his ribs and one to the pelvis. There were several injuries that...By September 17th, 20140 comments
August 8th, 2014The remains of King Richard III will be buried at Leicester Cathedral on 26 March next year.
The seven day programme of events will start on Sunday, March 22, with the University of Leicester transporting the Kings remains from Leicester to Bosworth.
The coffin will then be carefully transported...By August 8th, 20140 comments
July 26th, 2014Today saw the opening of the much anticipated King Richard III visitor centre in Leicester. The £4million centre was opened this morning by Leicester City Mayor Sir Peter Soulsby, surrounded by a crowd of excited visitors and characters dressed in medieval costumes, knight on stilts, Jesters and the Leicester Town...By July 26th, 20140 comments
May 25th, 2014Singing sensation Shreya Ghoshal performs live at the Royal Albert Hall in London to a sold out crowd as part of her 2014 UK & European Tour.
This will be followed by performances at The NIA in Birmingham, Colston Hall in Bristol and the World forum theatre in Den Haag.
...By May 25th, 20140 comments
September 4th, 2013
Last night Leicester celebrated its first film premiere to masses of movie fans, in the heart of the city.
Jadoo, written and directed by the Belgrave-born Amit Gupta, was filmed largely in Leicester and Belgrave Road and wowed cinema enthusiasts with its heart-warming and funny tale of family and...By September 4th, 20130 comments
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