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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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Pictures of Pope Benedict's 2010 visit to Britain

Pope Benedict XVI arrives at Westminster Abbey, London. Credit: Fiona Hanson/PA Archive
Pope Benedict XVI attends the prayer vigil at Hyde Park in London. Credit: Chris Ison/PA Archive
Queen Elizabeth and the Duke of Edinburgh walk with Pope Benedict XVI at the Palace of Holyroodhouse in Edinburgh. Credit: Dan Kitwood/PA Archive
Pope Benedict XVI gives a speech in Westminster Hall, London. Credit: Christopher Furlong/PA Archive

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