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.


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.