Posts Tagged ‘ Richard III ’

The War of the Roses – Part: the Second

Nov 6th, 2013 | By

Lynn Houghton visits medieval Leicester to get an update on the King Richard III saga and finds the battle over the king’s final resting place still rages.



A horse, a horse…

Aug 12th, 2013 | By

Although it is said that Richard III never uttered the words given to him by Shakespeare, horses will be needed next weekend as re-enactors celebrate the 528th anniversary of the Battle of Bosworth Field in Leicestershire.



The next big English tourist destination?

Feb 4th, 2013 | By

What would be your guess for the next big English tourist draw? An exhibition? A castle with a newly opened tower? Something related to the royal family? Jane Austen or one of the other anniversaries being celebrated this year?
How about a car park?