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King Richard III remains to be buried in Leicester

The High Court has ruled that the University of Leicester does have the rights to bury King Richard III's remain in the city's cathedral.

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University to reveal if remains are King Richard III

The results of whether the human remains discovered in Leicester are that of King Richard III are soon to be announced Credit: University of Leicester

The University of Leicester has announced that it plans to reveal the results of a series of scientific investigations into human remains, which are suspected to be those of King Richard III, in the first week of February.

Leicester University, Leicester City Council and the Richard III society are leading the search.

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