Video of the Richard III discovery Press Conference


This press conference, announcing the discovery of human remains in the search for Richard III, was held in Leicester Guildhall on 12 September 2012.

The panel consisted of Sir Peter Soulsby (Leicester City Mayor), Philippa Langley (Richard III Society) and, from the University of Leicester, Richard Taylor (Director of Corporate Affairs), Richard Buckley (University of Leicester Archaeological Services), Professor Lin Foxhall (School of Archaeology and Ancient History), Dr Turi King (Department of Genetics) and Dr Jo Appleby (School of Archaeology and Ancient History).

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