Cardinal Vincent Nichols, the Archbishop of Westminster, will celebrate Mass for the repose of the soul of King Richard III in Holy Cross Church, Leicester on Monday 23rd March 2015 at 5.00 pm, prior to Richard's re-interment in Leicester Cathedral on Thursday 26th March. The Mass is open to the public, but in order that as many people as possible can be accommodated safely and the liturgy celebrated in a dignified manner, admission will be by ticket only.
Anyone who would like to attend should send their name, address and, where applicable, home parish to: King Richard III Office, Holy Cross Priory, 45 Wellington Street, LEICESTER LE1 6HW or: firstname.lastname@example.org; only two tickets may be requested per person. The deadline for applications is Wednesday 18th February 2015, and successful applicants will be notified by 6th March 2015.
Rev Andrew Cole BA STL JCL
Private Secretary to the Bishop of Nottingham