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1Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:05

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Not sounding good

2Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:06

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3Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:07

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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Hope it's not what we are all probably thinking! :pray:

Edit: posted at same time.

4Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:09

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Apparently there are casualties.  Unsure of whether a gunshot, explosion or a speaker blowing up.  From the mess on the first pic it lookd more than a speaker or a gun shot

5Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:10

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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The first pic is inside the men? 

How would a speaker cause all that?

6Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:14

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@karlypants wrote:The first pic is inside the men? 

How would a speaker cause all that?
Thats what i thought.  Ive tried to enlarge it to see if it is debris or not.......but i dont think it is.   Sad

7Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:17

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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@y2johnny wrote:
@karlypants wrote:The first pic is inside the men? 

How would a speaker cause all that?
Thats what i thought.  Ive tried to enlarge it to see if it is debris or not.......but i dont think it is.   Sad
Looks like bodies all over especially the one dressed in all white...

Jonathan Yates, who attended the gig, said: 'As the Ariana Grande concert finished there bangs like gunshots - it was terrifying so many people running and crying.' 


There were thousands of people trying to get out at once. They were all screaming and crying. The whole place smelt smokey and burnt.

8Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:20

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Hopefully it is a speaker and the people on the floor are from trying to get out and are okay.  My mate is there with his daughter. Her first gig.

9Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:21

karlypants

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@y2johnny wrote:Hopefully it is a speaker and the people on the floor are from trying to get out and are okay.  My mate is there with his daughter. Her first gig.
Hope they are safe Johnny!

10Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:22

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Im up at 4 but cant see me getting much kip tonight.  Apparently it was heard quite far away.

11Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:31

Sluffy

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Tweet just now from Greater Manchester Police -

Emergency services responding to serious incident at Manchester Arena. Avoid the area. More details will follow as soon as available

12Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:33

Sluffy

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The Sun tweeting -

Manchester Victoria Station has shut down all services following 'incident' at #ManchesterArena.

13Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:38

wessy

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Andy Walker
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Its all over Sky news serious incident say police nothing confirmed

14Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:46

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15Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:48

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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There are a number of fatalities that have been confirmed according to the BBC.

16Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:55

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Ffs.  Apparently witness report sing one went off and everyone went running in one direction and another went off in the direction they was running in. 

The first picture i posted is a fake apparently. It's from a training exercise a few years ago.

17Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:57

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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It's more of a geared up concert for kids as well the cowardly bastard who has done this.

18Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Mon May 22 2017, 23:58

karlypants

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Witness on the Beeb said the explosion was where the box office is. 

The force was that big it threw him back through some doors.

He said he saw around 20/30 people on the floor not moving.

19Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 00:35

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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Bomb disposal units have now arrived at the scene.

20Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 00:42

Sluffy

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NHS sources are saying the explosion at Manchester Arena was a nail bomb attack. Still unconfirmed.

Tom Newton Dunn - Political editor of the Sun.

21Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 02:25

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Andy Walker
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Our thoughts from across the pond are with all of you in the Northwest.

22Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 08:19

xmiles

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Youri Djorkaeff
Youri Djorkaeff
Suicide bomber. 22 dead including children.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-40010124

23Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 08:24

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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Looks like the first picture was actually real Johnny!

24Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 10:45

Sluffy

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Horrific.

Thoughts are with the family's of the bereaved and those injured.

25Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 10:48

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The flags at the Macron Stadium are being flown at half mast today in honour of the MEN Arena victims. #WeStandTogether #BWFC

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26Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 11:10

Bwfc1958

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Tinned Toms - You know it makes sense!
Absolutely devastating what's happened and like everyone else, thoughts are with those affected. 

Some of the stuff I've seen on social media today though worries me. 

Quote from someone I know on Facebook - "I agree with trump now. We should just bomb the shit out of Syria. Enough is enough now." 

Obviously this sort of attack brings out the best of people as Manchester has shown but it also brings out the worst. You don't need to be the sharpest knife in the drawer to see what's wrong with that statement so I won't bother explaining it but it just shows the idiotic mentality of some people.

27Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 11:21

okocha

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Tony Kelly
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Uk security and terrorism expert: He says the problem is not just a security issue, but also a political, cultural, ideological and mental health one. 


How to combat all these problems before many other atrocities occur into the future?

28Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 11:34

karlypants

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Nat Lofthouse
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Arndale Centre has now just been evacuated...

29Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 12:23

Natasha Whittam

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Nat Lofthouse
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Bloody terrible. This one hits home more than any other attack because it's so close to where we live/work.

I can't imagine what it's like to be a parent of a missing child right now. My heart goes out to them.

30Over 20 dead at the men arena Empty Re: Over 20 dead at the men arena on Tue May 23 2017, 12:31

Bread2.0

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Andy Walker
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There are some lovely people on Twitter offering their thoughts:

Over 20 dead at the men arena Jennif10

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