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Campaign for Richard III to Have York Burial

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3:07pm 4th February 2013

A campaign's underway for the bones of King Richard III to be buried in York.

It's been confirmed a skeleton buried under a Leicester car park is that of the former royal.

Chief Executive of the City of York Council Kersten England says she'll now be asking for him to come home.

An e-Petition to the government for the king's remains to be buried in York has been created and has more than 400 signatures - you can view the petition by clicking here.

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