Richard III Open Day in Leicester

The University of Leicester is today holding a Richard III Open Day. Experts who discovered the Kings remains will be in attendance to share experiences of their findings.

Two of the departments behind the search for Richard III - the Department of Genetics and School of Archaeology and Ancient History - will also be open to the public.

Earlier this month, designs for a new Richard III visitor centre were unveiled.

The remains of King Richard III were found under a car park in Leicester Credit: PA

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