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  1. Benedict Cumberbatch to Read Original Poem at Reinterment Service of King Richard IIIRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The remains of England's King Richard III will be reburied in Leicester Cathedral in Leicestershire today, 530 years after his violent death in the Battle of Bosworth. The King's remains were recently found buried beneath a parking lot.

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  2. Review: Adrian Mole at the Curve in LeicesterRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Whether it's football, bowls, cage fighting, fencing, tennis, fishing, golf, wrestling, darts, snooker, cricket, boxing, or anything else, we want to hear what the residents of Hinckley Bosworth have been playing at The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole aged 13A3 4 has been turned into a musical which is a delight to watch Leicester's Adrian Mole helped to perfectly sum up life in Thatcher's Britain in the early 1980s and he formed an important part of many people's lives at that time. Adrian was the Harry Potter of his day and they even looked a bit similar sharing dark hair and glasses.

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  3. Co-Pilot Crashes Germanwings Plane "Intentionally"Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    One of the pilots of the crashed Germanwings plane appears to have "intentionally" forced the jet into a descent while his captain was locked out of the cockpit, prosecutors said Thursday. The First Officer, Andreas Lubitz, was alone at the controls of the Airbus A320 as it began its rapid descent, Marseille Prosecutor Brice Robin told a news conference.

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  4. Plans to transform secondary education in Earl ShiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Parents and the wider community are set to be consulted on plans to develop all-through secondary education for the town Secondary education in Earl Shilton is facing a major overhaul as proposals are prepared to provide uninterrupted schooling for 11 to 19 year olds. Parents and the wider community are set to be consulted on plans to develop all-through secondary education for the town.

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  5. Hearts boss Neilson going nowhereRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | BBC News

    The Tynecastle club's owner, Ann Budge, feared Hearts could lose him to another club after securing promotion with seven games still to play. "I'll be here next season," said Neilson.

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  6. West Brom to highlight head injuries with Astle retro kitRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    West Bromwich Albion will play in a 1968 retro kit in the Premier League match against Leicester City on April 11 to honour former striker Jeff Astle who died from a condition caused by regular blows to the head. LONDON: West Bromwich Albion will play in a 1968 retro kit in the Premier League match against Leicester City on April 11 to honour former striker Jeff Astle who died from a condition caused by regular blows to the head.

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  7. Richard III's remains are finally given a royal burial in Leicester CathedralRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Queen leads tributes to Richard III as remains of last English king to die in battle are finally given a royal burial in Leicester Cathedral Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch - believed to be a distant relative of the king - is due to read a 14-line poem entitled Richard penned by poet laureate Carol Ann Duffy at the ceremony The king's grave site had been thought lost to history until archaeologists discovered his crook-backed skeleton in the remains of an old monastery beneath a Leicester City Council car park After more than 500 years shrouded in mystery, buried in anonymous grave discovered beneath a car park, Richard III has finally been laid to rest 'in the heart' of the country.

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  8. Germanwings co-pilot appears to have crashed plane intentionally, French officials sayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | KHQ-TV Spokane

    By Alastair Jamieson, Carlo Angerer and Nancy Ing NBCNEWS.COM - One of the pilots of the crashed Germanwings plane appears to have "intentionally" forced the jet into a descent while his captain was locked out of the cockpit, prosecutors said Thursday. The First Officer, Andreas Lubitz, was alone at the controls of the Airbus A320 as it began its rapid descent, Marseille Prosecutor Brice Robin told a news conference.

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  9. England's Richard III finally gets burial fit for kingRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Japan Times

    Dug out of a municipal parking lot five centuries after his mutilated body was unceremoniously interred, England's Richard III was to finally be given a burial fit for a king on Thursday in an unprecedented ceremony filled with pageantry and poignancy. Some 530 years after his brutal demise, the last English monarch killed in battle was to be laid to rest in Leicester Cathedral in central England, across the street from where his remains were located in 2012 in a feat of archaeology.

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  10. Watch Benedict Cumberbatch read poem at King Richard III's reburialRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The former Oscar nominee has read a specially-penned poem by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy during today's service at Leicester Cathedral The actor, who is as closely related to the late monarch as the Queen, read a specially-penned poem by Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy. He is Richard's third cousin, 16 times removed, and is to play the last Plantagenet in a BBC adaptation of the War of the Roses.

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  11. Benedict Cumberbatch recites poem at Richard III's reburialRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Benedict Cumberbatch arrives for a service for the re-burial of Richard III at Leicester Cathedral, where the Hollywood actor is to read a specially written poem. Picture: Joe Giddens/PA Wire Actor Benedict Cumberbatch has recited a poem written for the reburial of Richard III at Leicester Cathedral's reinterment service.

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  12. Shopping centre car park closed due to administrationRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Shoppers and workers who rely on the car park to do their weekly shopping were refused entry to the car park on Wednesday. A statement on behalf of the landlord, said: "The landlord was informed last week that Britannia Parking Limited, who held a lease of the car park at Britannia Shopping Centre, had sold their interest to a company called Parking 2015 Ltd which was subsequently put into Administration.

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  13. West Brom to honour legend Jeff Astle by wearing retro kit for Leicester clashRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    Baggies fans have expressed their pride on Twitter as the Hawthorns will salute former hero Jeff Astle when Leicester City come to town on April 11 West Bromwich Albion are honouring club legend Jeff Astle by wearing a retro kit to mark the launch of the former striker's foundation. The Baggies will line up for the Premier League match with Leicester City in a replica of the strip worn by Astle when he scored the winner in the club's 1968 FA Cup triumph.

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  14. Tributes are paid to former council leaderRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Hinckley Times

    Carole Claridge, who headed the local Tory group when they were elected to power in 2003, passed away on Friday morning Tributes have been paid to a "larger than life" former council leader of Hinckley and Bosworth borough who has died following a long illness. Carole Claridge, who headed the local Tory group when they were elected to power in 2003, passed away on Friday morning.

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  15. Newcastle United form table: Eight games left - how do NUFC stack up against their opponents?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Chronicle Live

    Newcastle have lost four out of the last six against Sunderland and despite the Black Cats sitting bottom of the form table it will be far from straight-forward against Dick Advocaat's men. Brendan Rodgers and Co find themselves fifth in the Premier League but third in form chart, having taken 15 points from a possible 18 in their last six league match.

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  16. French officials say Germanwings plane crash "intentional" by pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    French officials said Thursday it appears that one of the pilots of the crashed Germanwings plane intentionally forced the jet into a descent and refused to open the cockpit door. Marseille Prosecutor Brice Robin told a press conference that it the co-pilot was alone at the controls of the Germanwings flight as it began a rapid descent and appears to have deliberately kept the captain out of the cockpit.

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  17. Royals, Cumberbatch help bury comeback King Richard IIIRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | KCTV5

    The skeleton of King Richard II... . Members of the public queue outside Leicester Cathedral, to view the coffin of Richard III in Leicester, England, Monday, March 23, 2015.

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  18. From parking lot to cathedral, Richard III is comeback kingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | KPLC-TV Lake Charles

    The skeleton of King Richard II... . Members of the public queue outside Leicester Cathedral, to view the coffin of Richard III in Leicester, England, Monday, March 23, 2015.

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  19. PICS: King Richard III reburiedRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    England's slain king Richard III, exhumed from an undignified grave beneath a car park, will finally be buried with honour on Thursday in an unprecedented ceremony filled with pageantry and poignancy. About 530 years on from his brutal demise, the last English monarch killed in battle will be laid to rest in Leicester Cathedral, across the street from where his remains were located in 2012 in a feat of archaeology.

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  20. AFC Bournemouth: Reported Cherries loan target Akpom unlikely to move to Dean CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    REPORTED Cherries loan target Chuba Akpom is unlikely to move to Dean Court ahead of today's loan deadline, the Daily Echo understands. The 19-year-old Arsenal striker, who is currently on international duty with England under-20s, was linked with Cherries by a national newspaper yesterday.

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