A medieval language expert believes King Richard III may have had a Brummie accent.
Dr Philip Shaw, from the University of Leicester's School of English, used two letters to piece together what the monarch would have sounded like.
Click here to listen to his findings:
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.