Richard III born on this day 1452

The search for the remains of Richard III has refocused attention on the former King of England.

He died at the Battle of Bosworth Field in 1485. He was born on this day 1452, at Fotheringhay Castle near Oundle in Northamptonshire.


King Richard III remains to be buried in Leicester

The High Court has ruled that the University of Leicester does have the rights to bury King Richard III's remain in the city's cathedral.