Full report: Remains confirmed to be those of Richard III

A skeleton found beneath a car park in Leicester is that of England's long lost King Richard III.

DNA from the bones match those of relatives of the king who was killed at the Battle of Bosworth five hundred years ago.


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.