Duke of Cambridge Marks Manchester Tragedy #ManchesterTogether

The Duke of Cambridge attended the Manchester Arena national service of commemoration at Manchester Cathedral today.

The service marked one year since the attack on Manchester Arena.

The multi-faith service paid tribute to those who lost their lives in the tragedy and attended by the bereaved and survivors.

Today’s service also paid a special tribute to the emergency workers who assisted on the ground and in the aftermath of the attack.

Joining Prince William was Prime Minister Theresa May, Mayor of Greater Manchester Andy Burnham, Nicola Sturgeon and Jeremy Corbyn.

The hour-long service included a public one-minute silence at 14.30hrs.

Afterwards, Prince William some of the bereaved families privately.

Pop singer Ariana Grande whose concert was the subject of the attack issued a sincere message on social media: “Thinking of you all today and every day. I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to offer on this challenging day.”


About Cindy

Royal geek and history teacher. Back from my self-imposed Royal Hiatus. Writer, editor and Social Media Director for @royal_circular. Royal watcher circa 1981.

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