'We need as many ambulances as you've got' - inquiry hears police calls after arena bomb
Tuesday, 19 January 2021 Police calls from inside the foyer of the Manchester Arena where the bomb went off have been played to the inquiry as officers identified the suicide bomber and requested as many ambulances as possible.
Loved ones of the 22 people murdered in the Manchester Arena suicide bombing have said they were let down by those entrusted with looking after public safety, after reading the report into security at the venue.
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Lives may have been saved but for a series of “missed opportunities” to spot and stop suicide bomber Salman Abedi before his attack on the Manchester Arena, Sir John Saunders, chairman of the Manchester Arena Public Inquiry, said in his report.
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Figen Murray, the mother of victim Martyn Hett, has been speaking outside Manchester Magistrates’ Court following a report examining security at Manchester Arena where 22 people were murdered and hundreds were injured in a suicide bombing at the end of an Ariana Grande concert in May 2017. The report found that lives may have been saved had concerns from members of the public been taken seriously on the night of the attack. Report by Patelr. Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/itn and follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/itn