Queen Elizabeth, Prince William meet with displaced Grenfell Tower residents
Queen Elizabeth II, centre left, meets people affected by the fire at Grenfell Towers, during a visit to the Westway sports centre which is providing temporary shelter for those who have been made homeless in the disaster in London on Friday, June 16, 2017. (AP / Tim Ireland)
The Associated Press
Published Friday, June 16, 2017 7:02AM EDT
Last Updated Friday, June 16, 2017 8:01AM EDT
Queen Elizabeth II and Prince William have arrived at a west London site where community groups have gathered supplies for those affected by the tower fire disaster.
The queen is meeting with volunteers Friday.
The monarch has expressed her sympathies to families of victims of the blaze that ripped through the 24-storey building, killing at least 17.
The Queen and The Duke of Cambridge are visiting the Westway Sports Centre in London following the fire at Grenfell Tower. pic.twitter.com/wyaaUR02r9— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) June 16, 2017
The Queen and The Duke are meeting members of the emergency services, as well as local residents and community representatives. pic.twitter.com/XxynAXfo6R— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) June 16, 2017
The Queen and The Duke of Cambridge also met members of the emergency services at Westway Sports Centre in London. pic.twitter.com/0W6rycl9WO— Kensington Palace (@KensingtonRoyal) June 16, 2017