In Pictures: Nation pays tribute to health workers in clap for carers

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge joined people up and down the UK in paying tribute to health workers in the weekly clap for carers event.

Pictures of rainbows with supportive messages for the NHS displayed in a window in Downing Street
Pictures of rainbows with supportive messages for the NHS displayed in a window in Downing Street
Amazon showed its thanks to the nations' key workers by lighting up its buildings around the country, including a giant rainbow projection at the Fulfilment Centre in Doncaster
Amazon showed its thanks to the nations' key workers by lighting up its buildings around the country, including a giant rainbow projection at the Fulfilment Centre in Doncaster
Amazon's Fulfilment Centre in Dunfermline, Scotland
Amazon's Fulfilment Centre in Dunfermline, Scotland
Meanwhile, post workers at Royal Mail North Wales & Chester wore fancy dress on the job to raise money for the NHS
Meanwhile, post workers at Royal Mail North Wales & Chester wore fancy dress on the job to raise money for the NHS
NHS fundraiser
NHS fundraiser
A message of support for NHS workers
A message of support for NHS workers
NHS nurses unveil a rainbow floral
NHS nurses unveil a rainbow floral
NHS clap for carers
NHS clap for carers
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children took part in the initiative
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children took part in the initiative
NHS workers at Royal Liverpool University Hospital
NHS workers at Royal Liverpool University Hospital
Paramedics outside the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Paramedics outside the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital
Hospital staff join members of the public outside St Thomas’ Hospital in London
Hospital staff join members of the public outside St Thomas’ Hospital in London