Advertising research in to the life and times during the Richard III since 1924
Patron: HRH The Duke of Gloucester KG GCVO
Welcome to the web site associated with Richard III Society. We’ve been working since 1924 to secure an even more assessment that is balanced of master also to help research into his life and times. The rediscovery of his keeps and their re-interment in Leicester Cathedral have actually raised the kingвЂ™s profile and supplied us with brand brand new possibilities to result in the full situation for a reappraisal of their life and part in English history.
Within the belief that lots of options that come with the standard records associated with character and job of Richard III are neither supported by enough proof nor fairly tenable, the community is designed to market, in most way that is possible research to the life and times during the Richard III, and also to secure a reassessment regarding the product concerning this duration, as well as the part with this monarch in English history.
“вЂ¦ the purposeвЂ”and certainly the strengthвЂ”of the Richard III community derives through the belief that the fact remains more effective than lies; a faith that even with every one of these centuries the stark reality is essential. It really is evidence of our feeling of civilised values that something as esoteric so that as delicate as reputation is well worth campaigning for.” Our Patron – the Richard that is present of Gloucester. more вЂ¦
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Look at the membership part for more information about how exactly to get in on the community. Account begins from as low as ВЈ12 each year.
The Ricardian could be the journal that is academic of Richard III Society. Since 2002 it’s been published being a yearly log. To learn more just click here.
The Society’s store contains publications, postcards, prints and far so much more. To see just what can be acquired to get please view our catalogue.
The Barton Library contains a huge selection of games, both fiction and non-fiction that exist for people to borrow. To learn more click on this link.
Richard III Community Subscriber List
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After the information within the March Bulletin in regards to the significance of all people to re-register their community account I can now confirm that an explanatory letter and form for re-registration will be sent out to all members in a few days as we change to a Company Limited by Guarantee. I might urge everybody else to perform and get back the proper execution within the pre-paid envelope supplied to ensure your account continues after September.
Agreement regarding usage of pictures
‘A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) contract aided by the University of Leicester about the appropriate utilization of the pictures of King RichardвЂ™s stays happens to be obtained. After a gathering because of the University on 29th July 2016 to talk about the employment of pictures, Philippa and I also are very happy to announce that the MoU between our two organisations has been finalized and it is posted here.’
Phil Rock, Community Chairman.
Community PayPal account – solved
We have been very happy to state that the issues that are operational the community’s PayPal account (firstname.lastname@example.org) have now been resolved together with account is functional once again. Apologies to any member that has been inconvenienced by its brief suspension system. John Whiting, Treasurer
Virtual Bosworth Commemorations
As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, general public commemorations of this Battle of Bosworth have always needed to be terminated. Nevertheless, both Bosworth Heritage Centre and Leicester Cathedral are holding occasions practically to guarantee the 535th anniversary is not forgotten.
Logge and English Wills publications provide
The community will shortly be making digitised versions among these two magazines available on the internet. Before doing this, we are happy to supply difficult copies of both at a price that is special. Both volumes offer fascinating insights into everyday society and life in fifteenth-century England. Please be aware that every copies regarding the English Wills have finally out of stock. For more information about these magazines and exactly how to purchase please follow this link.
Brand Brand New Education Officer
It really is with great pleasure that people announce the visit of Iain Farrell to your post of Education Officer.
Iain is a retired school that is secondary and it is presently seat of governors of a residential area college in London. He has got already been an educational schools inspector and it is, consequently, completely cognisant utilizing the training system in this nation. He’s got a strong interest in fifteenth century English history and has now been recently dealing with Philippa Langley from the Missing Princes venture, focussing on papers into the National Archives, Kew.
Having done considerable research into the existing curricula for several amounts of history teaching in which the fifteenth century is worried, IainвЂ™s initial focus will likely be on creating supporting material for an even together with EPQ.
We desire him well and appearance forward to a fascinating future.
The Board regarding the Richard III Community, CLG
Termination of Learn Times
It really is with great reluctance that the Leicestershire branch and also the Norfolk branch have experienced to cancel their research times. The Leicestershire occasion had been scheduled for September 26th 2020 as well as the Norfolk occasion for November 7th 2020. We have no idea then and even if they are, social distancing would be very difficult, if not impossible if the chosen venues will be open again by.
We had been maybe perhaps perhaps not with time to stop these activities being promoted once more into the bulletin, but they have now been cancelled june.