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Harold Wood hair salon starts royal wedding celebrations early to raise funds for Saint Francis Hospice

PUBLISHED: 11:06 23 May 2018 | UPDATED: 11:06 23 May 2018

Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood

Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood

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Celebrations for the royal wedding started early at a Harold Wood hair salon as Harry and Meghan even stopped by to enjoy a cream tea with customers…..well sort of!

Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood

Haircraft in Oak Road transformed into a tea room for the day as customers brought along their own wedding photos and enjoyed homemade cakes and scones

while they reminisced and shared stories.

And with a life size cut out of Harry and Meghan in the salon, it was as if the golden couple was there to join in the fun ahead of Saturday’s nuptials.

Caroline Howell, who has run the salon in Oak Road for 23 years said: “This is the fifth cream tea we have held to raise funds for Saint Francis Hospice.

Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood Staff who have turned out in their finery for a Royal Wedding themed cream tea at Haircraft in Harold Wood

“We don’t always have a theme but this seemed like the perfect opportunity to get everyone together.

“The customers really love it and it gives them a chance to come together and meet other people and it is all for a good cause!”

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