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Pope thankful for 'prayers'

The Pope has made his first appearance at St Peter's Square window since his resignation announcement and thanked the faithful for their "prayers and support."

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Family reflect on meeting the Pope in the UK

A family from south London, who followed Pope Benedict XVI around the country during his visit to the UK, have reflected on his decision to resign today.

John Green, fundraising director of Catholic organisation Apostleship of the Sea, said that the 85-year-old Pope looked "tired", when he met him in November last year.

ITV News Special Correspondent Rageh Omaar reports:

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