From today on there are only 100 days left till the reburial of King Richard III in Leicester Cathedral.
If you want to join the cermony, Leicester Cathedral starts a ballot procedure, to select participants for the ceremony. The procedure of ‘ballot’ was selected to find a fair way to chose among the many interested in the ceremony worldwide.
The ballot procedure starts at 8 a.m. [GMT] and is open till 31st December 2014 (12 a.m./noon).
The online access can be reached via this form provided by Leicester Cathedral on their website:
The places offered via the ballot are for the
- Reception service on Sunday 22 March
- the Reinterment service on Thursday 26 March and
- the Tomb Reveal service on Friday 27 March.
(Winners will be notified about 30 days after the ballot closes, so at the end of January 2015.)
Good luck and all the best wishes !