Royal car exhibition opens on Good Friday

The Prince of Wales visiting Longbridge in 1985
The Prince of Wales visiting Longbridge in 1980 Photo: ITV Central

An exhibition of royal cars from throughout the ages is to open in Coventry on Good Friday.

Twelve vehicles will be on show at the city's Transport Museum.

They will include the Metro Prince Charles took a shine to when he visited the Longbridge factory in Birmingham in 1980.

The prince later gave it to Diana as a present.

Some of the vehicles will be shown to a media preview later today (Thursday).

The exhibition will be called Royalty on the Road.

At a photo-shoot will be a visitor who's almost royal...

Elizabeth-Zentarr Elizabeth, the lhasa apso from Coventry who won Crufts this year.

The Prince of Wales visiting Longbridge in 1985
The Prince of Wales visiting Longbridge in 1980 Credit: ITV Central