Odds on, Richard III will stay in Leicester

A reconstruction of Richard III's face Photo: ITV News

The remains of Richard III are likely to stay in Leicester according to Ladbrokes.

They've made the city the odds-on 1/3 favourite, but for those who think his remains will head back to his spiritual home of York it's a 2/1 chance.

"The battle has begun but the odds suggest as Leicester found him, then Leicester will get to keep him."

– Jessica Bridge, Ladbrokes

Meanwhile in the Commons, Julian Smith MP said Leicester's claim to the remains was 'bogus' and 'arrogant' and that North Yorkshire was 'the only' place they should be put to rest: