England's Richard III gets burial fit for a king at Leicester Cathedral

March 26, 2015 7:34 PM

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England's slain king Richard III, exhumed from an undignified grave beneath a car park, has finally been buried with honour, 530 years after his brutal death on the battlefield.

In a poignant ceremony, a coffin containing his bones was gently lowered into the ground at Leicester Cathedral in central England, a short distance from where they were found in 2012.

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