London - Britain's
Duke and Duchess of Cambridge showed their support for the victims of recent UK
riots at the weekend.
and Kate Middleton visited Birmingham, central England, on Saturday to speak to
the people affected by the outbreak of violence in the city earlier this month.
Some of the
victims they spoke to included the parents of the three men - Haroon Jahan and
brothers Shazad Ali and Abdul Musavir - who were killed by a hit-and-run driver
as they tried to protect local shops from being looted.
told the Daily Mirror newspaper: "The families were pleased William and
Kate took the time to come and meet them. It shows they're in touch with
The couple - who married in April - also went on to visit shopkeeper Ajay Bhatia, whose
store was looted by a gang of 70 and he lost £20 000 worth of stock.
told him: "This sort of thing is not acceptable in our society. It was a