Several new research projects are currently underway, utilising the skills of the team in a range of scientific and documentary investigations. Each of these initiatives is aimed at a specific problem or issue, intended to provide new answers to old and seemingly insoluble questions. To discover more about the quest to reveal the real Richard III simply click on the images above and follow the progress of this original and exciting enterprise.
The white boar at the head of the Revealing Richard III logo is, unusually, facing to the right. This, in heraldic terms, signals that the animal is looking towards the past, which, of course, is precisely what the Revealing Richard III team are doing in their quest to discover the truth about England’s last Plantagenet monarch.
John Dryden (1631-1700) was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made England's first Poet Laureate in 1668.