King Richard III investigation nearing completion

Researchers at The University of Leicester plan to reveal their results into the search for King Richard III in the new year.

King Richard III investigation results soon to be revealed. Credit: The University of Leicester

There has been evidence suggesting that the remains found in the lost church of the Grey Friars are those of the last Plantagenet King, but investigations at The University of Leicester are still ongoing to confirm or deny this.


Judicial review for Richard III's final resting place

A group of relatives of King Richard III, whose body was unearthed from a council car park last year, have won the right to bring High Court proceedings to challenge a plan to rebury his remains in Leicester.