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#Manchester

# manchester - Tuesday 23 May, 2017

Tom Clonan: 'There was a level of support and pre-meditation to this sinister attack'
# Column
# Column

Tom Clonan: 'There was a level of support and pre-meditation to this sinister attack'

May 23rd 2017, 8:30 PM 155 Views 62 Comments

In Manchester, in attacking an Ariana Grande concert, the deliberately chosen target was children, writes Tom Clonan.

'Always remember, never forget, forever Manchester' - Poet pays emotional tribute to his city
# Manc Spirit
# Manc Spirit

'Always remember, never forget, forever Manchester' - Poet pays emotional tribute to his city

May 23rd 2017, 8:26 PM 12,984 Views 21 Comments

Tony Walsh paid tribute to the city’s spirit, to its contributions to art, politics and sport and to the strength of its people.

8 and 18-year-old girls the first named victims of Manchester attack
# RIP
# RIP

8 and 18-year-old girls the first named victims of Manchester attack

May 23rd 2017, 7:45 PM 74,644 Views 146 Comments

Saffie Roussos and Georgina Callander died after the Manchester Arena was targeted last night.

This Cavan man busked as Super Mario to help 'lift the spirits' of the people of Manchester today
# Super Mario
From The Daily Edge
# Super Mario

This Cavan man busked as Super Mario to help 'lift the spirits' of the people of Manchester today

May 23rd 2017, 7:39 PM 6,678 Views 4 Comments

Wonderful.

As it happened: Police name man accused of Manchester attack as thousands turn out at vigil for victims
Live May 23rd 2017, 5:15 PM

As it happened: Police name man accused of Manchester attack as thousands turn out at vigil for victims

'The parent is the expert': How to talk to children about the Manchester attack
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

'The parent is the expert': How to talk to children about the Manchester attack

May 23rd 2017, 3:47 PM 11,675 Views 12 Comments

An Irish psychologist explains how to talk to your child about a terror attack like last night’s.

"Ireland is not immune from this threat" - Gardaí extend sympathies to victims of Manchester attack
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

"Ireland is not immune from this threat" - Gardaí extend sympathies to victims of Manchester attack

May 23rd 2017, 1:41 PM 20,022 Views 61 Comments

Gardaí say that an attack is possible but not likely in Ireland.

Manchester's musicians are sharing messages of sadness and solidarity after last night's explosion
# Manchester
From The Daily Edge
# Manchester

Manchester's musicians are sharing messages of sadness and solidarity after last night's explosion

May 23rd 2017, 12:30 PM 5,368 Views 0 Comments

“There is a light that never goes out.”

Missing in Manchester: Family members in desperate search for loved ones
# Ariana Grande
# Ariana Grande

Missing in Manchester: Family members in desperate search for loved ones

May 23rd 2017, 10:29 AM 32,472 Views 62 Comments

Hotels in the area took in children who became separated from their parents in the immediate aftermath of the explosion.

Poll: Do you think Ireland is equipped to handle a terror attack?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you think Ireland is equipped to handle a terror attack?

May 23rd 2017, 10:03 AM 48,614 Views 235 Comments

The world woke up this morning to the news of a horrific terrorist attack in Manchester.

James Corden has paid an emotional tribute to the people of Manchester after last night's attack
# Manchester Attack
From The Daily Edge
# Manchester Attack

James Corden has paid an emotional tribute to the people of Manchester after last night's attack

May 23rd 2017, 8:02 AM 5,608 Views 0 Comments

Corden is one of many celebrities to send their thoughts to the victims of the tragedy.

Politicians and musicians express shock and condolences at Manchester attack
# Explosion
# Explosion

Politicians and musicians express shock and condolences at Manchester attack

May 23rd 2017, 7:50 AM 16,121 Views 40 Comments

Political parties in the UK are suspending campaigning in the general election in light of events in Manchester.

''Terror at the Arena' - British papers react to Manchester atrocity
# Front Pages
# Front Pages

''Terror at the Arena' - British papers react to Manchester atrocity

May 23rd 2017, 7:48 AM 23,059 Views 32 Comments

The Sun described the attack as a “Slaughter of the Innocents”.

'There was heat on my neck and when I looked up there were bodies everywhere': Chaos after Ariana Grande gig explosion
# Eyewitness
# Eyewitness

'There was heat on my neck and when I looked up there were bodies everywhere': Chaos after Ariana Grande gig explosion

May 23rd 2017, 7:25 AM 33,455 Views 33 Comments

Eyewitnesses described the incident at the Ariana Grande gig as one of terror and panic.

Manchester residents offer food, shelter, lifts and beds after Ariana Grande concert attack
# Roomsformanchester
# Roomsformanchester

Manchester residents offer food, shelter, lifts and beds after Ariana Grande concert attack

May 23rd 2017, 6:58 AM 16,678 Views 16 Comments

An explosion at the end of an Ariana Grande concert last night in Manchester Arena has left 19 people dead 59 injured.

# manchester - Monday 22 May, 2017

19 people have died and 50 are injured after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester
Live May 22nd 2017, 11:43 PM

19 people have died and 50 are injured after explosion at Ariana Grande concert in Manchester

# manchester - Saturday 20 May, 2017

The stories of the five children tortured and murdered by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley
# Moors Murders
# Moors Murders

The stories of the five children tortured and murdered by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley

May 20th 2017, 9:00 AM 33,661 Views 14 Comments

Brady was 24 and Hindley just 20 when they began their murder streak in 1963.

# manchester - Wednesday 17 May, 2017

Ian Brady's lawyer says his ashes won't be scattered on moor where he buried victims
# Moors Murders
# Moors Murders

Ian Brady's lawyer says his ashes won't be scattered on moor where he buried victims

May 17th 2017, 10:01 PM 16,939 Views 32 Comments

Brady and his accomplice Myra Hindley murdered five children in England in the 1960s.

# manchester - Tuesday 16 May, 2017

Police say they'll never close the Moors Murders case despite death of Ian Brady
# Manchester
# Manchester

Police say they'll never close the Moors Murders case despite death of Ian Brady

May 16th 2017, 9:43 AM 13,858 Views 16 Comments

Ian Brady tortured and murdered five children with his partner Myra Hindley in the 1960s.

# manchester - Wednesday 3 May, 2017

Manchester man who tried to trap neighbours in flat and burn it down jailed for over eight years
# Row
# Row

Manchester man who tried to trap neighbours in flat and burn it down jailed for over eight years

May 3rd 2017, 4:16 PM 6,229 Views 3 Comments

The couple’s cats died in the blaze.

# manchester - Tuesday 25 April, 2017

'Despicable': Manchester police search for men who stole from a man as he had a stroke
# Bolton
# Bolton

'Despicable': Manchester police search for men who stole from a man as he had a stroke

Apr 25th 2017, 9:23 PM 12,901 Views 19 Comments

The men stole money from the man and from his house.

# manchester - Saturday 15 April, 2017

Two men charged in connection with the death of Irishman Dylan Crawford
# Manchester
# Manchester

Two men charged in connection with the death of Irishman Dylan Crawford

Apr 15th 2017, 12:24 PM 28,173 Views 0 Comments

Dylan Crawford was found unconscious in the early hours of Wednesday morning.

A drug with 'zombie-like' effects is causing huge problems in Manchester. So what is it?
# Spice
# Spice

A drug with 'zombie-like' effects is causing huge problems in Manchester. So what is it?

Apr 15th 2017, 6:00 AM 82,917 Views 41 Comments

Spice has left a “trail of human misery” in the city, according to the Manchester Evening News.

# manchester - Friday 14 April, 2017

Two arrested after Irish man (20) found dead in Manchester
# Dylan Crawford
# Dylan Crawford

Two arrested after Irish man (20) found dead in Manchester

Apr 14th 2017, 9:57 AM 37,019 Views 6 Comments

He was found dead on Wednesday.

# manchester - Friday 31 March, 2017

Man who killed sister by dousing her in petrol and setting her alight gets life sentence
# Manchester
# Manchester

Man who killed sister by dousing her in petrol and setting her alight gets life sentence

Mar 31st 2017, 2:15 PM 28,129 Views 26 Comments

The Manchester man showed “no remorse” as he was sentenced to serve a minimum 27 years.

# manchester - Tuesday 14 February, 2017

Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving
# Bad Idea
# Bad Idea

Man attends interview for job with Manchester Police smelling of alcohol, gets arrested for drink-driving

Feb 14th 2017, 2:07 PM 21,613 Views 26 Comments

He did not get the job.

# manchester - Friday 3 February, 2017

Burglar caught and jailed after he gets stuck in bathroom window
# Manchester
# Manchester

Burglar caught and jailed after he gets stuck in bathroom window

Feb 3rd 2017, 8:51 PM 24,539 Views 27 Comments

Sean Crawshaw was jailed for two-and-a-half years.

# manchester - Sunday 1 January, 2017

12-year-old girl killed and 11-year-old in critical condition after hit and run
# Manchester
# Manchester

12-year-old girl killed and 11-year-old in critical condition after hit and run

Jan 1st 2017, 11:45 AM 19,684 Views 10 Comments

It’s reported that the young girls were crossing the road holding hands when they were struck by a car.

# manchester - Friday 16 December, 2016

Aerial photos show scale of massive fire that gutted Manchester mill
# ABLAZE
# ABLAZE

Aerial photos show scale of massive fire that gutted Manchester mill

Dec 16th 2016, 10:44 AM 13,509 Views 12 Comments

The fire broke out at Oldham Maple Mill.

# manchester - Thursday 8 December, 2016

Chisora handed 2-year suspended sentence and a hefty fine for table throwing
# Punished
From The42
# Punished

Chisora handed 2-year suspended sentence and a hefty fine for table throwing

Dec 8th 2016, 10:12 PM 9,821 Views 4 Comments

His bout with Dillian Whyte will go ahead this Saturday night but it is no longer a title fight.

# manchester - Thursday 24 November, 2016

'Left to die alone': Premature baby spent final two hours in hospital sluice room
# Maternity Services
# Maternity Services

'Left to die alone': Premature baby spent final two hours in hospital sluice room

Nov 24th 2016, 3:33 PM 42,301 Views 150 Comments

The report into two Manchester hospitals has found a string of alleged failings.

# manchester - Tuesday 1 November, 2016

Confirmed: Anthony Joshua to defend IBF heavyweight title against Eric Molina
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

Confirmed: Anthony Joshua to defend IBF heavyweight title against Eric Molina

Nov 1st 2016, 3:32 PM 4,733 Views 12 Comments

Katie Taylor is expected to feature on the undercard of the 10 December bout.

# manchester - Sunday 9 October, 2016

Bisping set UFC record for all-time victories as he retained middleweight title last night
# Still The Champ
From The42
# Still The Champ

Bisping set UFC record for all-time victories as he retained middleweight title last night

Oct 9th 2016, 9:28 AM 8,653 Views 6 Comments

Bisping triumphed at UFC 204 in Manchester.

# manchester - Thursday 6 October, 2016

Zorya CEO hits out at 'dirty and drunk' Manchester in homophobic rant
# Controversy
From The42
# Controversy

Zorya CEO hits out at 'dirty and drunk' Manchester in homophobic rant

Oct 6th 2016, 4:10 PM 8,688 Views 11 Comments

The Ukrainian side came up against one of the most prestigious sides in world football, but the club’s chief was left far from impressed by the city.

# manchester - Sunday 25 September, 2016

Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets
# Manchester
# Manchester

Coronation Street actor fired over series of "racially offensive" tweets

Sep 25th 2016, 1:45 PM 51,646 Views 77 Comments

Marc Anwar has played the character of Sharif Nazir on the soap since 2014.

# manchester - Friday 23 September, 2016

Video shows driver 'callously' flee after reversing into an elderly woman
# Manchester
# Manchester

Video shows driver 'callously' flee after reversing into an elderly woman

Sep 23rd 2016, 11:01 PM 33,315 Views 20 Comments

Manchester police are appealing for information after the woman was left with fractured and broken bones.

# manchester - Wednesday 7 September, 2016

Five-day-old baby 'punched in the head' at UK supermarket
# Manchester
# Manchester

Five-day-old baby 'punched in the head' at UK supermarket

Sep 7th 2016, 3:47 PM 49,946 Views 48 Comments

A man in his 60s has been arrested, according to police.

Man jailed for having sex with his dog and possessing indecent images of children
# Manchester
# Manchester

Man jailed for having sex with his dog and possessing indecent images of children

Sep 7th 2016, 2:29 PM 56,571 Views 78 Comments

Forensic examination revealed videos of extreme pornography and bestiality, including videos of Brazier having sex with his own dog.

# manchester - Saturday 20 August, 2016

Two Irish women live-tweet UK abortion journey to Enda Kenny
# Twowomentravel
# Twowomentravel

Two Irish women live-tweet UK abortion journey to Enda Kenny

Aug 20th 2016, 10:26 AM 66,568 Views 436 Comments

#twowomentravel is trending in Ireland and the UK this morning.

# manchester - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

10 people injured after Manchester house collapses in explosion
# Major Burns
# Major Burns

10 people injured after Manchester house collapses in explosion

Aug 9th 2016, 9:59 AM 13,902 Views 10 Comments

The cause of the explosion is not yet known.