DNA results on suspected King Richard III's remains to be revealed

The results of whether human remains discovered in a Leicester car park are indeed King Richard IIIs will be revealed in February Credit: University of Leicester

The University of Leicester will reveal the results of whether human remains discovered in a car-park are indeed those of King Richard III on Monday 4th February.

The University is leading the search for the former King of England's remains.

The bones that are undergoing scientific tests were found in September with evidence of what was believed to be battle trauma.

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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.