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More to Discover Underneath Richard III Car Park?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 01.07.2013 | UK

A new excavation at the site where King Richard III's skeleton was found hopes to shed further light on the medieval friary which was the site of his ...

Defending the Right of - Muslim - Students

Chris Moos | Posted 23.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Chris Moos

Whether or not students want to segregate, in a liberal and democratic society the right to practising one's faith stops where one starts imposing it on others. Contrary to what some assert, there is no right of the religiously observant to impose their sensibilities on others.

King Richard III Buried In 'Hasty And Untidy' Grave

PA | Posted 24.05.2013 | UK

The remains of King Richard III, which were discovered under a city car park, were found in a hastily dug, untidy grave, researchers have revealed. ...

Men And Women 'Segregated At University Debate'

The Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 16.04.2013 | UK Universities & Education

An investigation is underway after reports that seating at another university debate was segregated between men and women. The Guardian claims a si...

King Richard III's Relatives Say Burial Decision Is Breach Of Human Rights Act

Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.03.2013 | UK

Descendants of King Richard III have added their voices to the mini War of the Roses being fought over his final resting place, in a last ditch attemp...

Leicester: Milking Richard III For All He's Worth

Vikki Geary | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK
Vikki Geary

When the bones of the king were discovered in a car park in Leicester, the East Midlands wasted no time in smartening itself up ready for tourists to pour in. And pour in they certainly did: a temporary exhibition outside the Guildhall attracted over 4,000 visitors in its first weekend.

An 'Orse An 'Orse, A Kingdom For Me 'Orse!

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

King Richard III would have sounded like a Brummie, according to a language expert. Dr Philip Shaw, from the University of Leicester's School of En...

Face Of King Richard III 'Unveiled To The World'

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

The face of King Richard III has been unveiled to the world after a battle-scarred skeleton found under a Leicester car park was confirmed as that of ...

Pictures Show Richard III's Battle-Wounded Skeleton

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

Tests on a skeleton found under a car park in Leicester have confirmed that the remains belong to Richard III, archaeologists have said. The first ...

'Buried Under A Leicester Car Park, The Remains Of Chris Huhne's Career'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

Richard III, brutally disturbed from peaceful rest under a Leicester car park, has emerged to a new world, where skewering now takes place on social n...

Skeleton Under Car Park Belongs To King Richard III, Scientists Confirm

Huffington Post UK | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

Tests on a skeleton found under a car park in Leicester have confirmed that the remains belong to Richard III, archaeologists have said. Scientists...

Is This Richard III?

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.02.2013 | UK

Archaeologists involved in the hunt for the remains of Richard III have released the first image of a battle-scarred skull which could be that of the ...

School-Style Reports 'Could Replace Degrees'

PA | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK Universities & Education

School-style reports could replace traditional degrees in future under a shake-up of the awarding system, it was suggested today. From this Septemb...

Pictures: Richard III's Descendant Visits King's 'Council Car Park Grave'

PA | Posted 06.02.2013 | UK

The son of a descendant of Richard III's eldest sister was on site as what is believed to be the first ever search for the lost grave of an anointed K...

Is One Of England's Kings Buried Under A Council Car Park?

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK

King Richard III's burial place has remained unknown for hundreds of years but the mystery looks set to be resolved after archaeologists revealed they...