LONDON - Thousands of people turned central London red, white and blue on Saturday, with a sea of Union Jack flags lining the streets for the coronation of King Charles III. As the royal procession passed on the way to Westminster Abbey, a forest of arms rose as people captured images of the king with their mobile phones. There's a good vibe, good atmosphere -- friendly, happy, patriotic," said Hall, draped in a flag with a plastic crown on her head. It's an important thing," said the 41-year-old, sporting a gold crown and Union Jack sunglasses. The pair were loaded up with Union Jack hats, flags and picnic chairs, but in true British fashion were worried about the weather forecast.
Mar 21 2023