Proclamation of the new Monarch in Eastleigh
God save the King!
The Borough of Eastleigh marked the passing of Queen Elizabeth II and accession of King Charles III with a proclamation ceremony this afternoon.
Mayor of Eastleigh Cllr Adam Manning read out the Proclamation of the new Monarch on the bandstand in Leigh Road Recreation Ground, Eastleigh watched by Deputy Lieutenant Hugo Cubitt, local dignitaries and members of the public.
The reading of the Proclamation was followed by the national anthem and three cheers for His Majesty, the King.The event allowed local people to come together and coincided with similar ceremonies in towns and cities across the country.