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BREAKING: Stansted Airport terror police arrest man 'plotting attack'

The 37-year-old is believed to have been travelling to ISIS stronghold Syria.

He was due to board a flight for Turkey on Tuesday evening – when he was held on suspicion of preparing for acts of terrorism.

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Cops are searching two ...

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BREAKING: Heartbreak for GMB appeal mum as daughter found dead after Manchester bombing

Charlotte Campbell, the mother of teenage Olivia Campbell, went on Good Morning Britain to appeal for help in finding her daughter.

Charlotte had not heard from her daughter since Tuesday night when 22 people died and at least 59 were injured in a sickening terror attack at an Ariana ...

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Mums waiting to collect teenage daughters at Manchester Arena both died in bombing

Two mums who were waiting to pick up their daughters from the Ariana Grande concert both died in the suicide bombing , their families said last night.

Alison Howe, 45, and Lisa Lees, 47, from Royton, Oldham, were in the foyer together when the blast went off.

Both were reported ...

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Mums waiting to collect teenage daughters at Manchester Arena both died in bombing

Two mums who were waiting to pick up their daughters from the Ariana Grande concert both died in the suicide bombing , their families said last night.

Alison Howe, 45, and Lisa Lees, 47, from Royton, Oldham, were in the foyer together when the blast went off.

Both were reported ...

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Saved by a SELFIE: Lucky teen reveals INCREDIBLE Manchester bombing escape

Phoebe Kroll, 16, was heading for the exit at the Ariana Grande gig with friend Florence Brennand, 17, when they stopped to take a selfie.

Just moments later, the deadly blast ripped through the foyer at the Manchester Arena, killing 22 and injuring 120 others.

Phoebe, from ...

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Manchester attack: Theresa May terror threat speech in full

Theresa May has raised the UK terror threat level to critical - meaning an attack is expected imminently - after 22 people died and 59 were injured by a suicide bomber in Manchester.

The prime minister made a statement after a meeting of Cobra, the government's crisis response committee, ...

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BREAKING: Manchester Arena fifth victim died shielding niece from bombing

Kelly Brewster, 32, sacrificed her own life to shield her niece and sister from the explosion, her family revealed.

The pair are both in hospital but their injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Heartbroken family members confirmed that Kelly was one of the 22 confirmed ...

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Fifth victim of Manchester terror attack named by friends as brave woman who shielded young niece from blast

A woman who "shielded" her young niece from the deadly Manchester Arena blast has been named by friends as the fifth victim of the terror attack

Kelly Brewster was at the Ariana Grande concert with her sister, Claire and her niece, Hollie Booth.

The 32-year-old, from ...

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Fifth victim of Manchester terror attack named by friends as brave woman who shielded young niece from blast

A woman who "shielded" her young niece from the deadly Manchester Arena blast has been named by friends as the fifth victim of the terror attack

Kelly Brewster was at the Ariana Grande concert with her sister, Claire and her niece, Hollie Booth.

The 32-year-old, from ...

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All of the devastating terror attacks since Charlie Hebdo

At least 22 people were killed last night at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester.

Suicide bomber Salman Abedi detonated an improvised explosive devise near the entrance to Manchester Arena. Around 21,000 Ariana fans were inside, preparing to go home after the singer’s final ...

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Manchester attack: Who was the suspect Salman Abedi?

Police have named 22-year-old Salman Ramadan Abedi as the person suspected of carrying out the suicide attack at Manchester Arena on Monday evening.

Abedi was born in Manchester on New Year's Eve 1994 to a family believed to be of Libyan origin, the BBC understands.

His parents ...

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Inspirational moment poem for Manchester is read at vigil for terror attack victims

Thousands of mourners fell silent as a poet delivered his passionate, personal ode to Manchester at the vigil following the deadly terror attack.

There was also raucous cheers, thunderous applause and laughter during Tony Walsh’s reading of ‘This Is The Place’.

But ...

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Fourth victim of Manchester terror attack ‘named as Megan Hurley’

The fourth victim of the Manchester terror attack has been named as Megan Hurley.

A fundraising page has been created to raise money for Megan’s family, the Liverpool Echo reported.

The page was set up by Helen McDermott from Halewood, Liverpool, who wrote: ‘We’re ...

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Watch poet Tony Walsh read stirring poem as he pays respects to victims of Manchester terror attack

Poet Tony Walsh read his poem ‘This Is The Place’ at the vigil for the victims of the Manchester terror attack to a rapturous reception.

The poem sparked ripples of laughter as the sun beamed on the town hall during the vigil for the 22 people who died in the attack.

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'I cannot fight these monsters for you' Mum's letter to her baby boy is what kids need to hear after Manchester attacks

A mum has penned an inspirational letter to her infant son in the wake of last night's terror attack.

There have been 22 people killed, including an eight-year-old girl, and 119 injured after a bomb was detonated in the foyer of the Manchester Arena following an Ariana Grande ...

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BREAKING: Britain's terror level upgraded to CRITICAL as PM warns of IMMINENT attack

It is possible that there is a "wider group of individuals" responsible for the Manchester explosion, Prime Minister Theresa May said.

The attack on an Ariana Grande concert killed 19 and injured 59 at the show at the Manchester Arena.

The terror threat level is being increased from ...

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UK terror threat level increased to critical in wake of Manchester Arena attack investigation

The UK terror attack threat level has been increased from severe to critical in the wake of Manchester Arena attack investigation, PM Theresa May has announced.

It means that an attack is expected "imminently".

The last time that the UK threat level was critical was June 30 ...

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UK terror threat level increased to critical in wake of Manchester Arena attack investigation

The UK terror attack threat level has been increased from severe to critical in the wake of Manchester Arena attack investigation, PM Theresa May has announced.

It means that an attack is expected "imminently".

The last time that the UK threat level was critical was June 30 ...

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Man ‘armed with axe’ arrested at Birmingham vigil for Manchester

The Birmingham vigil for Manchester terror victims was put on hold after a man supposedly armed with a hatchet was arrested.

Around 1,000 people had gathered in the city’s main Victoria Square to light candles in solidarity with the victims of the Ariana Grande concert ...

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Terror threat level in UK raised to ‘Critical’ after Manchester attack

Theresa May has increased the UK’s terror threat level from severe to critical in the wake of the Manchester attack.

Critical is the highest possible threat level, and indicates that another attack is imminent.

In an address, the Prime Minister said that military personnel ...

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Mother of Manchester victim Saffie Rose Roussos doesn’t know she’s dead yet

The mother of the eight-year-old Manchester terror attack victim does not yet know that her daughter has died.

Saffie Rose Roussos is the youngest person known to have been killed in the suicide bombing at Manchester Arena, that killed 22 people and injured 119.

But her mother Lisa ...

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