Visitors flock to new exhibitions about life of Richard III

Queues around the block for the new King Richard III exhibition Credit: ITV News Central

Two exhibitions about the life of King Richard III are opening in Leicestershire today.

The displays at Leicester's Guildhall and the Bosworth Battlefield Centre explain how he died and how he came to be buried in a council car park in the city.

People taking in the exhibitions Credit: ITV News Central


Judicial review for Richard III's final resting place

A group of relatives of King Richard III, whose body was unearthed from a council car park last year, have won the right to bring High Court proceedings to challenge a plan to rebury his remains in Leicester.