King Richard III at Middleham Castle, Yorkshire, Richard's childhood home

King Richard III at Middleham Castle, Yorkshire, Richard's childhood home

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III burial: five centuries on, the last medieval king finally gains honour in death - Telegraph

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

White roses on the bonnet of the hearse carrying Richard III’s coffin as it processes towards Leicester.

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

White roses on the bonnet of the hearse carrying Richard III’s coffin as it processes towards Leicester.

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

The oak coffin in which he lies was made by Michael Ibsen, Richard's nephew 17 times removed, whose family's DNA was used to identify the King's skeleton, and his bones have been packed in wool

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

A member of the King's Guard walks past the casket, which bears his standard & white roses, at Bosworth Battlefield during the ceremony for King Richard III's reburial in Leicester.

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Members of The King's Guard lead the ceremony. The skeleton of Richard III was discovered in 2012 in the foundations of Greyfriars Church, Leicester, 500 years after he was killed at the Battle of Bosworth - March 2015

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard Lll,King Richard,Plantagenet,Leicester,Uk News,111,In Pictures,March,British

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard III reburial: Leicester welcomes king's remains – in pictures

Richard Lll,King Richard,Plantagenet,Leicester,Uk News,111,In Pictures,March,British

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