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Rise in hate crime since Manchester bombing

There has been a spike in hate crime in the wake of Monday's arena bombing, Greater Manchester Police's chief constable said.
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The Met Office are predicting that it will remain warm although thundery showers are expected across the north west

Yellow warning for rain in north west over Bank Holiday weekend - but it's not all bad news

A yellow weather warning for rain in the north west has been issued by weather experts just in time for the Bank Holiday weekend.
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One man was arrested in the Moss Side area of Manchester in the early hours of Friday morning and detectives searched a property in St Helens.

Man arrested in connection with Manchester Arena bomb after raid

Counter-terror police investigating the Manchester Arena bombing have carried out fresh raids, searching addresses in Manchester and Merseyside overnight.

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Former TV weatherman FredTalbot

Former TV weatherman Fred Talbot found guilty of sex offences

Former TV weatherman Fred Talbot has been convicted of a string of historical sex offences against schoolboys in his care during trips to Scotland.
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TheQueenhas arrived at a hospital where medics battled to save the lives of children caught up in the Manchester Arena suicide bomb.

Queen arrives at Royal Manchester Children's Hospital in wake of Manchester Arena attack

The Queen has arrived at a hospital where medics battled to save the lives of children caught up in the Manchester Arena suicide bomb.

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Eilidh MacLeod, 14, from Barra. Picture: SWNS

Manchester attack: Family of Eilidh MacLeod confirm her death

The parents of Manchester bombing victim of Eilidh MacLeod, 14, have said in a statement: “Words cannot express how we feel at losing our darling Eilidh.”

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Passersby reported six vehicles with armed and military officers conducting the raid on Granby Row Pic: Louise Bolotin, journalist.

Raid on Manchester city centre flats part of terrorist investigation

A block of flats was raided this afternoon as part of the investigation into the terrorist atrocity at the Manchester Arena, confirmed Greater Manchester Police.

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Teenage pals Alexander Pemberton and Jessica McGlinchey who helped some of the children and young people affected by the Manchester bomb blast.

Ticket mix up could have saved teenage pals lives

A twist of fate could have saved the lives of two teenage best pals who were in the audience at the Manchester Arena when the bomb blast ripped through the venue.

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Scenes at Manchester Arena moments after the terror attack

Manchester Arena terror attack

On Monday evening a suicide bomber killed innocent young children, teens and their parents at the Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena.
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Flowers are left in St Ann's Square, Manchester, the day after a suicide bomber killed 22 people

Lancashire shows solidarity with Manchester bomb victims

A number of vigils are set to take place across the region in a showing of solidarity with the Manchester bomb victims.
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Boohoo has made a 100,000 donation to support the families of victims in the attack on Manchester Arena. (s)

Boohoo makes £100,000 donation to victim fund

Clothing brand, Boohoo, has made a £100,000 donation to support the families of those killed and injured in the bombing of Manchester Arena.

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MEP Sajjad Karim expresses shock

MEP Karim expresses shock and disbelief at "cowardly attack"

North West Conservative MEP Sajjad Karim, has reacted to the attack at the Manchester Arena last night, which killed 22 including children and injured 59.

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Isis have claimed responsibility for the atrocity

Islamic state claim responsibility for Manchester Arena suicide bombing

The Islamic State terror group has claimed responsibility for the Manchester suicide bombing.

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Saffie Rose Roussos was at the concert with her mother Lisa Roussos and Saffie's sister, Ashlee Bromwich

UPDATE: 8 year-old Tarleton schoolgirl confirmed dead in 'terror attack' at Manchester Arena

Tributes have poured in after an eight year-old Saffie Rose Roussos was killed in the 'terrorist attack' at Manchester Arena.
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Ella Donnelly and her friend Emily at the Manchester Arena prior to the attack.

Lancaster student, 17, relives Manchester Arena explosion

A Lancaster teenager has described the moment she rescued two girls from being trampled following the devastating explosion at the Manchester Arena on Monday.

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Flowers left close to the Manchester Arena

Plea to blood donors after Manchester concert blast

Blood donors are being encouraged to keep their appointments to give blood following the explosion at a concert in Manchester.
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A man has been arrested in connection with last night's incident

Man arrested in connection with terror attacks at Manchester Arena

A man has been arrested following the terror attack at Manchester Arena.
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Bishop of Blackburn Julian Henderson (right) and the Bishop of Burnley Philip North

Bishop's condolences to Manchester terror victims

The Bishop of Burnley has spoken of his shock at the Manchester terror attack describing it as "barbaric beyond words".

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Rachel Dand, with her daughter Leah (right) and her friend Bella as they arrive at the concert last night just hours before the bomb blast

Lancashire schoolgirls were minutes from Manchester horror bomb blast

Two Burnley schoolgirls were just minutes away from the devastating bomb attack at the MEN arena last night.

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Emergency services at Manchester Arena

Homeless man cradled dying woman in his arms

A rough sleeper has tearfully described the moment a woman died in his arms from the explosion set off as fans left the Manchester Arena.
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