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#Manchester

# manchester - Tuesday 31 July, 2018

Suicide bomber who killed 22 in Manchester Arena was rescued by British navy in Libya
# Salman Abedi
# Salman Abedi

Suicide bomber who killed 22 in Manchester Arena was rescued by British navy in Libya

Jul 31st 2018, 12:15 PM 97,254 Views 82 Comments

British bomber Salman Abedi had been visiting Libya during a year off before university.

# manchester - Monday 23 July, 2018

Woman stabbed in the neck in Manchester hotel
# Hilton Hotel
# Hilton Hotel

Woman stabbed in the neck in Manchester hotel

Jul 23rd 2018, 1:20 PM 87,439 Views 13 Comments

Six people have been arrested after the woman flagged down police.

# manchester - Friday 6 July, 2018

Pete Davidson made a joke about the Manchester attacks that Ariana Grande didn't find funny
# Pete Davidson
From The Daily Edge
# Pete Davidson

Pete Davidson made a joke about the Manchester attacks that Ariana Grande didn't find funny

Jul 6th 2018, 8:02 AM 6,483 Views 0 Comments

The comedian made the joke before the pair started dating.

# manchester - Sunday 1 July, 2018

Firefighters in England tackle 'aggressive' moorland wildfire after two blazes merge
# Fire
# Fire

Firefighters in England tackle 'aggressive' moorland wildfire after two blazes merge

Jul 1st 2018, 5:01 PM 7,768 Views 2 Comments

Crews from Manchester and the surrounding county of Lancashire are tackling a “rapidly developing, aggressive fire”.

# manchester - Friday 25 May, 2018

Ariana Grande got a tattoo of a bumblebee to honour the victims of the Manchester bombing
# Ariana Grande
From The Daily Edge
# Ariana Grande

Ariana Grande got a tattoo of a bumblebee to honour the victims of the Manchester bombing

May 25th 2018, 12:24 PM 4,746 Views 0 Comments

The bumblebee has been the symbol of Manchester since the 1800s.

# manchester - Tuesday 22 May, 2018

Ariana Grande sends message of support as Manchester marks one year since deadly terror attack
# Manchester Bombing
# Manchester Bombing

Ariana Grande sends message of support as Manchester marks one year since deadly terror attack

May 22nd 2018, 8:20 AM 10,461 Views 26 Comments

Twenty two people lost their lives in the bombing.

Ariana Grande shared a heartfelt message to fans on the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack
# Manchester
From The Daily Edge
# Manchester

Ariana Grande shared a heartfelt message to fans on the anniversary of the Manchester Arena attack

May 22nd 2018, 7:47 AM 2,491 Views 0 Comments

Today marks one year since the death of 22 of her concert-goers.

# manchester - Monday 9 April, 2018

Manchester bank robber armed with bomb and claiming to be ISIS member jailed for 19 years
# England
# England

Manchester bank robber armed with bomb and claiming to be ISIS member jailed for 19 years

Apr 9th 2018, 7:08 PM 16,572 Views 28 Comments

His partner has been jailed for seven and a half years.

# manchester - Wednesday 4 April, 2018

Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area
# England
# England

Body of newborn baby found in field in Greater Manchester area

Apr 4th 2018, 1:11 PM 14,733 Views 24 Comments

Police made the discovery at around 7.10am this morning.

# manchester - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

Manchester Arena bombing: Fire services only arrived on scene after two hours, report says
# Manchester
# Manchester

Manchester Arena bombing: Fire services only arrived on scene after two hours, report says

Mar 28th 2018, 8:30 AM 13,392 Views 9 Comments

The attack on 22 May saw 22 people killed and hundreds more injured.

# manchester - Friday 23 March, 2018

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police officer who strangled wife texted her to make it look like he didn't know she was dead

Mar 23rd 2018, 6:52 PM 28,241 Views 0 Comments

Darren McKie killed his wife after she found out he had applied for loans in her name.

# manchester - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Why does a person become radicalised? That's the million dollar question

Mar 13th 2018, 8:15 PM 22,194 Views 35 Comments

We speak to experts and a young man who wanted to travel to Syria.

# manchester - Monday 12 March, 2018

Reported for simply speaking Arabic? How Manchester is recovering from a terror attack
# Prevent
# Prevent

Reported for simply speaking Arabic? How Manchester is recovering from a terror attack

Mar 12th 2018, 7:00 PM 19,699 Views 122 Comments

What Ireland can learn from Manchester about radicalisation and Islamophobia.

# manchester - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Manhunt underway after attempted rape of 10-year-old girl in Manchester
# Openshaw
# Openshaw

Manhunt underway after attempted rape of 10-year-old girl in Manchester

Feb 11th 2018, 6:35 PM 38,319 Views 34 Comments

The girl managed to escape and stop a dog walker to ask for help, police said in a statement.

# manchester - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Homeless man hailed as 'hero' following Manchester attack admits stealing from victims
# Terror Attack
# Terror Attack

Homeless man hailed as 'hero' following Manchester attack admits stealing from victims

Jan 3rd 2018, 4:01 PM 24,742 Views 0 Comments

Chris Parker was seen in footage taking a purse from someone whose granddaughter was dying nearby.

# manchester - Tuesday 19 December, 2017

Almost 2,000 teddy bears left as tributes to Manchester bomb victims to be given to charities
# A New Home
# A New Home

Almost 2,000 teddy bears left as tributes to Manchester bomb victims to be given to charities

Dec 19th 2017, 10:54 PM 9,795 Views 29 Comments

The attack on 22 May saw 22 people killed and hundreds more injured.

Man arrested over racially aggravated assault on Man City footballer
# Raheem Sterling
# Raheem Sterling

Man arrested over racially aggravated assault on Man City footballer

Dec 19th 2017, 1:55 PM 15,475 Views 25 Comments

The 23-year-old was reportedly kicked and racially abused as he arrived at the training ground to prepare for Saturday’s match.

# manchester - Thursday 14 December, 2017

3-year-old becomes fourth child to die in Manchester house fire
# RIP
# RIP

3-year-old becomes fourth child to die in Manchester house fire

Dec 14th 2017, 7:56 AM 14,706 Views 0 Comments

Demi (15), Brandon (8) and Lacie (7) also died in Monday’s fire.

# manchester - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire
# Salford
# Salford

Two people (20s) charged with murder of three children in Manchester house fire

Dec 13th 2017, 7:30 AM 11,664 Views 0 Comments

Seven people were in the house at the time of the fire on Monday.

# manchester - Monday 11 December, 2017

Murder investigation launched after 3 children die in house fire
# Greater Manchester
# Greater Manchester

Murder investigation launched after 3 children die in house fire

Dec 11th 2017, 6:03 PM 20,584 Views 2 Comments

A three-year-old girl is currently in a critical condition and a 35-year-old woman is currently in a serious condition in hospital.

# manchester - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

Manchester Arena bomb attack 'could have been stopped', report finds
# Report
# Report

Manchester Arena bomb attack 'could have been stopped', report finds

Dec 5th 2017, 3:47 PM 15,078 Views 49 Comments

A report was published today looking into the manner in which the MI5 dealt with the attacks.

# manchester - Monday 30 October, 2017

Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley charged with sexual assault
# Charged
# Charged

Coronation Street actor Bruno Langley charged with sexual assault

Oct 30th 2017, 3:46 PM 43,261 Views 0 Comments

He is charged after a woman was allegedly sexually assaulted at a music venue in Manchester.

# manchester - Sunday 15 October, 2017

A group of elderly Irish expats in Manchester are on a mission to save longwave radio
# Lw252
# Lw252

A group of elderly Irish expats in Manchester are on a mission to save longwave radio

Oct 15th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,058 Views 19 Comments

The service will end in 2019 and will be replaced by a digital service which campaigners say many older people in the UK will not be able to access.

# manchester - Friday 13 October, 2017

British court orders 'no music and no ceremony' at cremation of Moors murderer Ian Brady
# Child Killer
# Child Killer

British court orders 'no music and no ceremony' at cremation of Moors murderer Ian Brady

Oct 13th 2017, 8:06 PM 28,608 Views 42 Comments

Brady wanted a composition by Hector Berlioz played at his funeral.

# manchester - Sunday 8 October, 2017

Hometown hero Crolla defeats Burns in grueling 12 round contest
# Battle
From The42
# Battle

Hometown hero Crolla defeats Burns in grueling 12 round contest

Oct 8th 2017, 10:16 AM 3,996 Views 6 Comments

Hometown favourite Crolla outpointed Burns over 12 close rounds at the Manchester Arena.

# manchester - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Eleven arrested as part of investigation into banned extreme right-wing group in the UK
# National Action
# National Action

Eleven arrested as part of investigation into banned extreme right-wing group in the UK

Sep 27th 2017, 12:32 PM 9,339 Views 65 Comments

National Action was proscribed in the UK in December 2016.

# manchester - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Manchester father (26) sentenced to life after murdering 8-month-old son at their home
# Rochdale
# Rochdale

Manchester father (26) sentenced to life after murdering 8-month-old son at their home

Sep 20th 2017, 9:11 AM 28,580 Views 0 Comments

The child’s mother was found guilty of causing or allowing his death and attempting to pervert the course of justice.

Family of Irish man who died alone in Manchester located after appeal
# Located
# Located

Family of Irish man who died alone in Manchester located after appeal

Sep 20th 2017, 7:12 AM 46,269 Views 47 Comments

John Joseph O’Brien died at his home in Hulme in Manchester earlier this year.

# manchester - Sunday 17 September, 2017

'No mourners are expected': Plea for Irish in UK to attend funeral of man who died alone
# Manchester
# Manchester

'No mourners are expected': Plea for Irish in UK to attend funeral of man who died alone

Sep 17th 2017, 2:30 PM 40,034 Views 63 Comments

No relatives of John Joseph O’Brien could be found.

# manchester - Friday 15 September, 2017

Appeal for mourners to attend funeral of Irishman who died alone in Manchester
# Plea
# Plea

Appeal for mourners to attend funeral of Irishman who died alone in Manchester

Sep 15th 2017, 9:53 PM 82,523 Views 33 Comments

The Council of Irish Associations in Manchester are making funeral arrangements.

# manchester - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Man who called for British Muslims to be killed in Facebook post gets 12 months in prison
# Manchester Attacks
# Manchester Attacks

Man who called for British Muslims to be killed in Facebook post gets 12 months in prison

Sep 7th 2017, 12:00 PM 12,033 Views 86 Comments

He previously admitted to publishing material with the intention of stirring up religious hatred.

# manchester - Sunday 27 August, 2017

Manchester police launch murder investigation after body of toddler found in home
# Wythenshawe
# Wythenshawe

Manchester police launch murder investigation after body of toddler found in home

Aug 27th 2017, 4:22 PM 24,627 Views 5 Comments

“I know the community will be horrified and saddened to hear this tragic news this morning,” Superintendent Worth said.

# manchester - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Man found guilty of trying to smuggle pipe bomb onto Ryanair flight
# Manchester
# Manchester

Man found guilty of trying to smuggle pipe bomb onto Ryanair flight

Aug 8th 2017, 8:28 PM 37,619 Views 48 Comments

In January, Nadeem Muhammed tried to carry a bomb onto a Ryanair plane at Manchester Airport.

# manchester - Friday 21 July, 2017

Woman who tricked friend into having sex by posing as man jailed for over six years in retrial
# Cheshire
# Cheshire

Woman who tricked friend into having sex by posing as man jailed for over six years in retrial

Jul 21st 2017, 8:41 AM 42,171 Views 55 Comments

The victim told the court she was persuaded to wear a blindfold at all times when her and Newlands were together.

# manchester - Friday 30 June, 2017

Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack
# Martyn Hett
# Martyn Hett

Soap actors attend funeral of superfan killed in Manchester attack

Jun 30th 2017, 6:13 PM 26,311 Views 8 Comments

Mariah Carey sent a video message that was played in church today at the funeral of Martyn Hett.

# manchester - Tuesday 27 June, 2017

Warnings over highly potent 'Pink Champagne’ MDMA after Manchester death
# Drugs
# Drugs

Warnings over highly potent 'Pink Champagne’ MDMA after Manchester death

Jun 27th 2017, 4:04 PM 17,228 Views 25 Comments

Experts say MDMA pills in Ireland have become increasingly potent in recent years.

# manchester - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Terror attacks dent visitor numbers at London sights
# Security
# Security

Terror attacks dent visitor numbers at London sights

Jun 17th 2017, 7:00 AM 8,264 Views 7 Comments

The company which runs the London Eye and Madame Tussauds and a string of theme parks said it believes London will bounce back.

# manchester - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester
# One Love
# One Love

Ariana Grande to receive honorary citizenship of Manchester

Jun 14th 2017, 7:49 AM 13,358 Views 33 Comments

The singer organised a benefit concert for the victims of the bomb attack at her concert in the city on 22 May.

# manchester - Monday 12 June, 2017

Police searching landfill for blue suitcase used by Manchester bomber
# Crucial Evidence
# Crucial Evidence

Police searching landfill for blue suitcase used by Manchester bomber

Jun 12th 2017, 7:33 AM 10,977 Views 9 Comments

Images of barrels stored in his car have also been released.

# manchester - Wednesday 7 June, 2017

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing
# Concert Attack
# Concert Attack

Man arrested at Heathrow Airport over Manchester bombing

Jun 7th 2017, 8:22 AM 12,762 Views 3 Comments

To date 19 people have been arrested in connection with the investigation, 12 of whom have been released without charge.