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Carlisle Mayor, Dean and other city leaders to lay flowers for Manchester attack victims

People paid tribute to the victims of the Manchester attack on Tuesday Credit: ITV Border

The Mayor of Carlisle, Councillor Trish Vasey, will lay a posy of flowers at Carlisle Cathedral the morning of Friday, 26 May, on behalf of the City in remembrance of the Manchester attack victims.

After the flowers have been laid, those in attendance will take a moment to reflect on the recent atrocity.

They include the leaders of Carlisle City Council, the Conservative Group, the Independent Group; the Carlisle City Council’s Town Clerk & Chief Executive and The Dean of Carlisle, Very Reverend Mark Boyling.

Silence held across region for Manchester attack victims

Government buildings across the region will observe a minute's silence as a sign of respect for the victims of the Manchester attack. Credit: ITV Border

Government and emergency services offices across our region will be observing a minute's silence in memory of the Manchester attack victims this morning.

People gathered at Carlisle Cathedral to observe a minute's silence for victims of the Manchester attack Credit: ITV Border

People also gathered at Carlisle Cathedral to mark the moment at 11am.

People gathered at Carlisle Cathedral to observe a minute's silence for victims of the Manchester attack Credit: ITV Border

22 people were killed and 64 were injured by a suicide bomber at a concert at Manchester Arena on Monday evening.

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