The royal visit went ahead for Thomas and his friends at Drayton Manor's Thomas Land recently.
Wednesday September 14th 2011 saw the arrival of The Countess of Wessex who visited the Sodor based theme park to great success.
Thomas Land UK's facebook page have published two pictures from the special visit along with information about the day.
Her Royal Highness (The Countess of Wessex) visited to officially open the Drayton Manor Hotel. She stopped off in Thomas Land after touring the hotel.