Royal Couple Opens $18m Children's Cancer Unit

by VR Sreeraman on  October 1, 2011 at 10:39 PM Lifestyle News
RSS Email Print This Page Comment
Prince William made a morale-boosting visit to Britain's most famous cancer hospital in South London with his new bride Kate Middleton, where they opened an 18 million pounds children's cancer unit.
 Royal Couple Opens $18m Children's Cancer Unit
Royal Couple Opens $18m Children's Cancer Unit
Advertisement

The 29-year-old Duke of Cambridge and his wife met patients and their parents during a tour of the Oak Centre for Children and Young People at the Royal Marsden in South London, the Sun reported.

Advertisement
Patients and the hospital staff had crowded on to the building's balconies before the arrival of the royal couple, with some of them even waving Union flags, and a huge cheer erupted as their car pulled up.

Earlier in the day, the second in the line of succession had carried out the "compassionate call-out" during a normal 24-hour shift during which he picked up a serviceman with serious head injuries in Snowdonia and ferried him from a warship to Sandhurst.

The hospital visited by the couple is the same that Princess Diana supported as a part of her wide-ranging charity work.

Source: ANI
Advertisement

Post your Comments

Comments should be on the topic and should not be abusive. The editorial team reserves the right to review and moderate the comments posted on the site.
* Your comment can be maximum of 2500 characters
Notify me when reply is posted
I agree to the terms and conditions

More News on:

Cancer and Homeopathy Cancer Facts Cancer Tattoos A Body Art Sexual Intercourse Facts Common Lifestyle Habits that Cause Diseases Health Benefits of Dandelion Plant 
Advertisement

News A - Z

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

News Search

Medindia Newsletters

Subscribe to our Free Newsletters!

Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy.

Advertisement

Advertisement
Advertisement

Stay Connected

  • Available on the Android Market
  • Available on the App Store

Facebook

News Category

News Archive