- PHOTOS- Queen Elizabeth has today visited the injured victims in Manchester.
Fourteen children under the age of sixteen have been in the hospital in Manchester since the attack, five of them in critical condition. Elizabeth met some of the victims, like the fifteen-year-old Millie Robson and her mother Marie. On pictures, Robson, shrouded in Ariana Grande's T-shirt, radiates from ear to ear when the queen appears on her bed.
Elizabeth also made a chat with fourteen-year-old Evie Mills and her parents, and with twelve-year-old Amy Barlow and her mother Kathy. The princess also shook the hand of some of the staff from the child's medical staff to thank the nurses and surgeons for their unremitting efforts in the aftermath of the attack.
At the time of the attack, a total of 59 people were injured, 22 killed.\n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n \n Photo: REUTERS\n \n \n \n \n \n \n Photo: AP\n \n \n \n \n \n \n Photo: REUTERS
Prince William sent a statement after the attack on Tuesday. He said, 'Like everyone, Catherine, Harry and I are in shock and sad after the tragedy that took place last night in Manchester. Hundreds of friends, parents, children and partners are facing a lot of sadness today and our thoughts are at We also want to thank the residents of Manchester for their strength, decency and the fact that their community is an example for the world. '