Stabbings at Wireless festival

One man is in critical condition in hospital after a double stabbing at the Wireless music festival in east London on Sunday night.

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Man critical after double stabbing at Wireless Festival

The crowd at the Wireless Festival main stage earlier on Sunday. Credit: PA

One man is in critical condition in hospital after a double stabbing at the Wireless music festival in east London on Sunday night.

The man, in his 20s, was stabbed at around 9pm at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in Stratford, police said.

Another man is in non-life threatening condition in hospital.

Police added that no arrests has been made so far and that detectives were continuing their investigations.

According to the Wireless Festival website, US superstars Justin Timberlake and Jay-Z were due to perform on the main stage at the time that police said the incident took place.

Jay-Z headlines Wireless on its second night

Jay-Z took to the stage for a solo show on Saturday night. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire

Rap superstar Jay-Z declared he "likes" London as he headlined the Yahoo! Wireless Festival on its second night, at the Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park in east London.

He took to the stage for a solo show after joining Justin Timberlake for a rendition of their hit Suit And Tie on Friday night.

Jay-Z, in a crisp white shirt, black trousers, Nike trainers and a thick gold chain, said: "I feel the love tonight. I like it out here. I feel beautiful and I feel your energy.

"I appreciate it. You've been an incredible audience tonight."

Jay-Z will duet with Justin Timberlake again on Sunday night. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire
Jay-Z's 15th album Magna Carta... Holy Grail is on course to be the UK's new Number One. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire
Emeli Sande also performed on the second day of the festival. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire
Rita Ora, whose mentor is Jay-Z, performed on the main stage. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Wire
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