Mayor of Leicester goes head to head with Richard III

Sir Peter Soulsby gets acquainted with Richard III
Sir Peter Soulsby gets acquainted with Richard III Credit: Leicester City Council

The Mayor of Leicester, Sir Peter Soulsby, has been getting acquainted with the facial reconstruction of Richard III.

Richard III is going on a tour of the country starting in Leicester
Richard III is going on a tour of the country starting in Leicester Credit: Leicester City Council

The head is going on a tour of the country, beginning at Leicester's Guildhall exhibition.

Sir Peter Soulsby gets acquainted with Richard III
Sir Peter Soulsby gets acquainted with Richard III Credit: Leicester City Council

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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.