Former police officer's kindness helped teenager overcome trauma after Manchester terror attack

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Thousands of people who were at the Arena concert two years ago were left with deep psychological scars. One of them was Amelia Thompson who was just 11-years-old when she witnessed the terror unfold.

A huge music fan Amelia decided she wanted to go back to the arena for her favourite artist. But flashbacks and panic attacks have made it a tough journey back.

However, the kindness of a former police officer who was working on that tragic night has enabled her to move one step closer to overcoming her trauma. Sarah Rogers has more: