The Yorkshire Branch of the Richard III Society claim, naturally, that Yorkshire was his favourite county of all.
It was in Yorkshire, they say, that he enjoyed his happiest days, where he and his wife, Anne Neville, daughter of Warwick the Kingmaker made their first - and favourite - home, at Middleham Castle .
And it was in Yorkshire that that their only son, Edward was born in 1473, and spent most of his tragically short life.
Relatives of Richard III, whose body was unearthed in Leicester, have won the right to challenge plans to rebury his remains in the city.
A facial reconstruction of King Richard III is on display today in Leicester's Guildhall on the first stop of a nationwide tour.
Members of the Richard III Society and other dignitaries held a rose-laying ceremony today at Bosworth Battlefield Heritage Centre.