Calendar of Events in 2022

See also the branch programme and the Medieval Calendar

Leicester Cathedral is closed until 29 September 2023 while their contractors build their new Heritage Learning Centre. It is expected that the centre will open in early 2024.
The King Richard III Visitor Centre (opposite the Cathedral) will display the coffin pall created for the reburial of King Richard III, which would normally be on display in the Cathedral, and show video footage of the tomb of King Richard.
A programme of hard hat tours to look at the archaeology and key aspects of the conservation works, and also view the tomb of King Richard will be arranged during 2022. These will be advertised in advance, dependent on the access available at various stages of building works.

The Newport Ship.
Re-opened Friday 8th April, and is open Fridays and Saturdays 10.30am - 4.00pm.
This best preserved example of a fifteenth century ship could have been owned by the Earl of Warwick. Admission is free.

The King Richard III Visitor Centre in Leicester is open.

You can visit the Tewkesbury Medieval Festival 2021 online.

Bosworth Virtual Medieval Festival 2020.


Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August 2022
Bosworth Medieval Fair and Battle Re-enactment.

Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 August 2022
The 2022 Australasian Conference hosted by the Richard III Society, South Australia Branch, at the Rydges Hotel, 1 South Terrace, Adelaide SA 5000.
A day of discovery about the times of King Richard III of England Informative talks & presentations Raffles and sales Entertainment Great company

Friday 30 September 2022
Memorial service for Dr Phil Stone organised by the Richard III Society, in St Mary de Castro Church Leicester.

Saturday 12 November 2022
Norfolk Branch Study Day: Return of the King. Venue: The Blake Studio, The Norwich School, Tombland, Norwich, NR1 4DD. Cost 27 to include tea and coffee.
9am to 5pm.


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