Moving service to mark second anniversary of Manchester bombings

TRIBUTES PAID: Thousands of people turned out to pay their respects CREDIT: Shutterstock

MANCHESTERS’ St Ann’s Square became an intimate memorial to the 2017 attacks with left 22 music fans dead and hundreds injured

Thousands of well-wishers lined the streets outside the Manchester Church to pay their respects to the victims of the suicide bombing that happened at the end of an Ariana Grande concert.

A “personal and private” event will take place from 2pm for the families and emergency services involved and Manchester Cathedral will open its doors all day for people to “spend some quiet time in reflection and prayer”

Suicide bomber Salman Abedi, 22, detonated a home-made device at the end of the concert at the arena as children and adults began leaving the venue.

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