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The tomb of King Richard III was revealed today by performers from Curve theatre at a special ceremony at Leicester Cathedral.     The giant 2.3 tonne tomb is made from Kilkenny limestone from Ireland and Swaledale fossil from...
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The remains of King Richard III were finally laid to rest today at a reinterment service at Leicester Cathedral.   The Archbishop of Canterbury, The Most Rev Justin Welby presided over the service along with local senior...
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Thousands of people lined up outside Leicester Cathedral on Monday to pay their final respects to King Richard III, who is lying in repose in the place of worship. At one stage people were being urged not to turn up with the wait to get in and file...
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Ever since the discovery of King Richard III's remains under a car park in the centre of Leicester, there has been a campaign to give the much maligned king a reburial fit for royalty.     The events of Sunday the 22nd of...
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Ever since the discovery of the remains of King Richard III in a Leicester car park, the city has been gearing up to give England's last plantagenet, a send off worthy of royalty. This Sunday, the 23rd of March, will see a parade through the county,...
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Thousands of visitors are expected in the city and county on Sunday to watch the final journey of King Richard III.   An influx of spectators and well-wishers are expected to line the route, which includes the A47 Hinckley Road, Bow...
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