Manchester Arena terror attack

22 people have been killed and 59 have been injured in the blast at Manchester Arena. Children are among the dead. The attack was carried out by a lone male suicide bomber who detonated an improvised explosive device. He died at the arena.

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A special thank you

22 people died in the arena attack in May 2017 Credit: pa

A special ceremony's being held in Manchester later to recognise the actions of transport police and rail staff following the terror attack at the Arena.

The staff working at the adjoining Victoria Station were among the first on the scene following the blast last May.

The Commendation Ceremony's being held at Manchester Town Hall

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