Plantagenet


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He had brought a sprig of the broom plant to place inside the cathedral - its name in old French is planta genista, referencing Richard's Plantagenet lineage.
On Sunday, tens of thousands of people lined the streets to witness the last Plantagenet king's cortege pass by.
Plantagenet Street and Beauchamp Street will be closed from their junctions with Despenser Place to their junctions with Tudor Street.
999% sure the skeleton with a twisted spine found in a Leicester car park in 2012 is that of the last Plantagenet king.
In the second part of the docu-drama, Dan Jones continues his look at the Plantagenet empire.
BRITAIN'S BLOODIEST DYNASTY C5 9pm In the second part of the docu-drama, Dan Jones continues his look at the Plantagenet empire.
That decision had been challenged by Stephen Nicolay, the king's 16th great-nephew, and a group called the Plantagenet Alliance.
The Government e-petition, set up by the Plantagenet Alliance, needed 100,000 signatures to request a debate in the House of Commons on the decision to re-inter the king's remains in Leicester Cathedral.
Robin Hood (Film4, Monday, 9pm) DIRECTOR Ridley Scott and regular leading man Russell Crowe deliver a lively jaunt through Plantagenet history with some outstanding battle scenes.
The rise of alchemy in fourteenth-century England; Plantagenet kings and the search for the philosopher's stone.
The bones of the last Plantagenet king were discovered in Leicester, more than 500 years after he was killed at the Battle of Bosworth.
After Richard was killed at the battle of Bosworth Field in 1485 the succeeding Tudor dynasty tried to wipe out all traces of his Plantagenet family.
It's the academic conclusion of the University of Leicester that beyond reasonable doubt the individual exhumed at Greyfriars in September 2012 is indeed Richard III, the last Plantagenet king of England," Buckley said.
But essentially, the novel centers on Plantagenet Palliser, the wealthy, honorable Duke of Omnium, who reluctantly becomes Prime Minister of a coalition government when neither the Whigs nor the Tories are able to prevail on their own.
13: Henry II, the first Plantagenet King (1154-89), ruler of a Channel-spanning empire, was born in Le Mans.