The King’s former school is staging its own version of the coronation a day before the real thing, with a six-year-old playing the part of Charles. Pupils at Gordonstoun in Moray are holding a mock ceremony to help pupils learn more about the coronation.
Celebrations, the well-known confectionery brand in the United Kingdom, has taken over the manufacture of this figurine, which it will launch in a limited edition to celebrate this historic event.
Ingrid Seward, Editor-in-chief of Majesty Magazine, said his reign had started "exceptionally well". He was seeking to stamp his own mark on the job, although the pressure of dealing with state papers had curbed any immediate wider changes, she said.
In keeping with the British monarch's re-use and recycle outlook, many of the items were worn by his grandfather King George VI for his coronation in 1937.
Charles was particularly taken by a card showing a dog feeling sorry for itself after medical treatment, with the message: “At least you don’t have to wear a cone.”
King Charles, an enthusiastic environmentalist, praised Romania for still being "home to many species of flora and fauna.
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Prince Harry attended his father's coronation in Westminster Abbey although he had to settle for a third-row seat behind other members of the royal family.
Prince Harry's young children Archie, whose fourth birthday clashed with the coronation, and Lilibet 23 months, were with their mother Meghan while their father put in a solo appearance in London.
'Congratulations to my dear friend King Charles III on his coronation ceremony. We extend our heartfelt wishes to the United Kingdom and its people on this historic day and look forward to further strengthening our countries' longstanding partnership'