What would Richard III have sounded like?

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:


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.