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Manchester residents describe fear after police warn of further violence

Greater Manchester Police claimed today that gun crime there has fallen significantly over the past ten years.

But there is still violence involving ever more vicious attacks and ever more dangerous weapons and the police have warned some people that their lives could be in danger.

ITV News UK Editor Lucy Manning spoke to Joe Pennington who was warned by police that his boxing club was at risk of violence.

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GMP chief to lay flowers at scene of PC deaths this afternoon

Floral tributes at the scene where PC Fiona Bone and PC Nicola Hughes were killed.
Floral tributes at the scene where PC Fiona Bone and PC Nicola Hughes were killed. Credit: eter Byrne/PA Wire

Greater Manchester Police have announced that Chief Constable Sir Peter Fahy and Chief Superintendent Nick Adderley, divisional commander for Tameside, will be laying flowers at the scene in Hattersley at around 3.30pm today.

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