His Majesty King Charles returned to Handforth, to join the FoHS Special Coronation Work Party !
His Majesty*, accompanied by Her Majesty the Queen Consort*, could be seen at Handforth Station on Monday 8th May 2023, between 11am and 12midday. They then adjourned to the Railway Pub along with members of FoHS and several invited guests, to enjoy a Coronation Lunch.
* Let us clarify that the King and Queen Consort were represented by life-sized cardboard cutouts, as can be seen in the below photographs.
Their Majesties in the Ticket Office
A selection of FoHS members and guests welcome Their Majesties to Handforth
Their Majesties oversee the Coronation Lunch
Note: The Friends of Handforth Station are very proud that His Majesty really has visited Handforth Station, albeit in February 2010.
The real visit of His Majesty to Handforth Station, when he was Prince of Wales, in Feb 2010.