Alas, Poor Richard!

A wealth of evidence, including radiocarbon dating, radiological evidence, DNA and bone analysis and archaeological results, confirms identity of last Plantagenet king who died over 500 years ago.

DNA from skeleton matches two of Richard III's maternal line relatives. Leicester genealogist verifies living relatives of Richard III's family.

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Car park skeleton is Richard III
A skeleton found beneath a Leicester car park is confirmed by archaeologists as that of English king Richard III.

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