The Duke of Cambridge has met the mother of a young man who took his own life as he opened a centre for helping suicidal men.
The Duke of Cambridge is used to shaking hands, but perhaps none quite like this....
Prince William was greeted with a robotic hand made by a 3D printer during a visit to the International Business Festival at the Exhibition Centre Liverpool.
The Prince also got the chance to have a look around a driverless pod.
His Royal Highness the Duke of Cambridge is visiting Liverpool today.
As well as attending the International Business Festival, Prince William will officially open James' Place - a new centre for men experiencing suicidal thoughts.
Prince William will attend the memorial service to mark the first anniversary of the suicide bomb attack at Manchester Arena.
Members of the Royal Family have attended a service at Chester Cathedral in memory of Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor who died in August.
Prince William has been meeting school children from Merseyside who are beating bullies.
The pupils of Waterloo Primary trained on a course in his mother Princess Diana's memory