For some reason, the number 22 holds a lot of significance and seems to have a rather sinister link to the events of previous attacks—the attack in Munich on July, 22 2016, the attack in. Courtney Boyle, 18, and Philip Tron, 32, from Gateshead, have been confirmed as dead by family after the Manchester terror attack on the Ariana Grande concert. In an essay at Slate on the Manchester terrorist act, Christina Cauterucci wrote: These girls are survivors of an orchestrated attack on girls and girlhood, a massive act of gender-based violence
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"My deepest condolences to Jo and Mick and a speedy recovery to Brad. My heart is breaking".Just hours before the bombing, Mrs Kiss, of Clitheroe, Lancashire had posted a picture of Millie and a friend on Facebook with the caption: “Excited girlies ready to watch Ariana.”They said: "Our family is devastated and words cannot express how we feel at losing our darling Eilidh.Courtney's mother said: "My stunning amazing beautiful daughter you were my rock you made me so proud with all you had achieved and my gorgeous crazy Philip you made my world a happy place and now you are both my angels flying high in the sky."The security services later recovered the last WhatsApp message sent by Masood shortly before his attack. In it, Masood reportedly said he was waging jihad in revenge for Western military action in Muslim countries of the Middle East. He had written a document named "Jihad in the Quran and Sunnah", with his photograph on the front page and multiple extracts from the Quran that could be seen as supportive of jihad and martyrdom. He sent this document to numerous contacts a few minutes before the attack.
The BBC TV series Hospital was filming a routine meeting at St Mary's when the attack occurred; within minutes St Mary's declared a "major incident", one of several central London hospitals to do so. The cameras recorded the involvement of the emergency room and intensive care staff over the next few hours, and then followed the cases of three patients until their discharge. The hour-long episode was broadcast in June, resulting in "a powerful, moving portrait of a major trauma centre's response to such an event, and of the brilliant human beings who work there." "I love them both and wouldn't know what to do without them. I've been up all night messaging, sharing, phoning everybody and anybody to find them. I pray and plead for everyone to get sharing to help find these two amazing people."
.22 EDT First published on Mon 22 May 2017 How the Manchester attack unfolded. A terrorist attack hit a concert in Manchester on Monday evening. Here is what we know so far. EVIL INTENTIONS Manchester Arena suicide bomber took bus in city days before terror attack Exclusive NO-ASIS Tom Walker slams 'pathetic' Noel & Liam for not reuniting for One Love Manchester So sorry to report we've had to update our front page following confirmation of Kelly's death. RIP #manchesterattack pic.twitter.com/MzMC8MiSAr
In a nutshell, this is a closed circle. First, a terrorist (i.e. Daesh) commits a horrible terrorist attack, and afterwards due to this attack, far right parties try to increase their votes by initiating an anti-Islamic discourse. We should remember the murder of British member of parliament, Jo Cox, by an extreme right murderer last year A woman arrested Wednesday was released a few hours later without charge. French Interior Minister Gerard Collomb said Abedi had become radicalised after a trip to Libya and probably Syria as well, according to information received from British intelligence services Edition. U.S. International; Arabic; Español; US. Crime + Justice; Energy + Environment; Extreme Weathe
The May 22 attack against concert-goers in Manchester is the latest in a string of attacks that combine evolving themes in transnational terrorism with attackers in Western Europe and the United States who are either directed or inspired to act in their local community environments The Ariana Grande concert bombing in Manchester 2017 was caused by Salman Abedi, a 22-year-old, who is said to have recently returned from Libya. Kingsman Farm, Tye Common Road, Billericay, Essex, CM12 9PZ 01277 376 08
"Thankfully I have his wonderful and amazing friends to keep each other strong. I love you Martyn. I always will". TERROR TARGET Why did the IRA bomb Manchester Arndale and what happened? The two girls were taken to hospital, but when family members could not get hold of Mrs Kliss they put out an appeal on social media.
Their friend Anna Ridley told ITV: "I want to hear my best friend's voice again and make sure her and her boyfriend are okay!
The family said in a statement: "Elaine was a much loved daughter, sister, Auntie, friend and colleague, the best we could ever have wished for.Our journalists strive for accuracy but on occasion we make mistakes. For further details of our complaints policy and to make a complaint please click here. On May 22, 2017, a suicide bombing occurred in the UK, immediately following a concert by Ariana Grande at Manchester Arena. Twenty-three adults and children were killed, and 119 were injured, 23 critically A decade and a half after 9/11, the U.S. and Britain have yet to develop a cohesive strategy for how to effectively counter extremism
Family and friends held a prayer event at St Hilda's Church in South Shields to seek the safe return of the couple when it emerged they were missing.By 25 March, only one man from Birmingham remained in custody and the woman on bail from East London had been removed from police enquiries. Up to that point in the investigation, 2,700 items had been seized and 3,500 witnesses had been contacted. A further arrest was made in Birmingham on 26 March. By 1 April, all 12 suspects arrested after the attack had been released without charge. A woman in London's Trafalgar Square at a vigil for the victims of an attack on concertgoers in Manchester Arena is shown here. Credit: Toby Melville/Reuter Manchester Islamic Centre and Didsbury Mosque Trustee, Fawaz Al Haffar (C), gestrures as he addresses members of the media outside of Didsbury Mosque in Didsbury, Manchester, northwest England, on. Sheffield, United Kingdom, May 26, 2017. (Dave Higgens/Associated Press) The suicide bombing that killed 22 at a concert by singer Ariana Grande earlier this week in Manchester was the second terrorist attack targeting a major British city within two months
Stacie Healey, Sorrell's aunt, started a fundraising campaign, writing: "After the Manchester attacks my mum was seriously hurt, she has had a 15 hour surgery to remove shrapnel from her body and has compound wounds to her arms and legs, she is still not awake from this, we are a long way from home and my dad will not leave her side, he is self employed and will not work for months because my mum will be here for several weeks, above all this he and my mum lost their granddaughter Sorrell in the attack, please please please donate so he does not have to worry about money as well as all this, thank you".She said: "RIP my darling precious gorgeous girl Olivia Campbell taken far far to soon go sing with the angels and keep smiling mummy loves you so much."When she met Ariana Grande two years ago, she wrote: "Thank you for everything my love I miss you."
COWARD'S COUNTDOWN. Moment Manchester bomber fiddles with wires minutes before killing 22 TWISTED Salman Abedi can be seen in the lift making his way up to the foyer of the Manchester Arena on May. Olivia Campbell, a fifteen-year-old, was killed in the Manchester terror attack, her mother said on Tuesday night.Mrs Benson wrote: "'My poor sister and Mike are destroyed beyond words... it doesn't seem fair for two kids to go to a concert and only one returns how in God's name could this happen to such a lovely family... heartbroken xx.""She would have been devastated by the injuries sustained by her partner Paul, and we all wish him a speedy recovery..
The attack in Manchester is the latest in a series of deadly terrorist attacks to hit Europe. They are already prompting some tourists to change their travel plans Talie Andrea wrote: “Heartbroken for the Atkinson family at this sad time never would I imagine this happening so close to home. Rest in paradise John you beautiful soul.” It appears that the father of Salman Abedi, the alleged perpetrator of the terrorist attack in Manchester, worked for the British secret service MI6 and was sent two times to Libya on a mission to murder Qadhaffi. So if Salman wanted to take revenge for the destruction of his fatherland, he should have attacked his own father (or MI6) Paris shooting: April 20 2017. A policeman was killed on the Champs Elysees in Paris in what is being treated as a terror-related attack. ISIS have claimed responsibility for the killing, which.
Hollie has two broken legs and Claire has a broken jaw, Hollie's grandmother Tracy Booth wrote on Facebook.In 2010, Masood was described as a "peripheral figure" in an MI5 investigation of a group of Islamists later convicted of plotting to bomb a Territorial Army base in Luton. Following a risk assessment, MI5 decided he did not pose a threat. The Metropolitan Police said he was not the subject of any current investigations and there was no prior intelligence about his intent to mount a terrorist attack. He had not been convicted of any terrorism offences. Today it emerged that her mother Michelle, 45, was one of the 22 victims of bomber Salman Abedi, which left 119 injured."Family and friends are extremely upset and concerned and we need them to get in touch and we need them back home and okay. There are no sign of them in any hotel in the area nor on a hospital list as an injured person. Please keep these faces in the forefront of your mind. We love you come on guys".
Saffie-Rose's mother and sister, Lisa and her older sister Ashlee are being treated for shrapnel injuries in separate hospitals. Offer. Den 24 maj var det 22 personer som hade bekräftats dödade. Tio av de döda hade inte fyllt 20 och den yngsta var en 8-årig flicka   120 personer uppgavs ha skadats i attentatet.  Gärningsman. Enligt brittisk polis var gärningsmannen 22-årige Salman Abedi,   tidigare student vid Salford University. Abedi föddes i Manchester som son till libyska föräldrar som. Prior to the attack, the UK Threat Level for terrorism in the country was listed at "severe", meaning an attack was "highly likely". Kelly Brewster, 32, had been reported missing and her partner Ian Winslow, later wrote on Facebook: "Not sure how this works but it isn't good news. Kelly Brewster wasn't one of the unidentified hospital patients. She has sadly passed away in the terror attack yesterday.
Sorrell Leczkowski, from Leeds, was at the Ariana Grande concert in Manchester with her mother and grandmother, both of whom are recovering in hospital.Nana Julie Mills said: “Just heard one of my good friends whom I’ve known since he was a little boy passed away last night. Condolences to his family and friends. RIP John Atkinson.”
The Manchester Arena bombing was a suicide bombing attack in Manchester, United Kingdom on 22 May 2017. A radical Islamist detonated a shrapnel-laden homemade bomb as people were leaving the Manchester Arena following a concert by the American singer Ariana Grande . Twenty-three people died, including the attacker, and 139 were wounded, more. Greater Manchester Police have confirmed that 22 people have been killed and that 59 others were injured in the blast. The jihadi terrorists have called the attack a successful and surprising. This was Britain's deadliest terrorist attack since four suicide bombers killed 52 London commuters on three subway trains and a bus in July 2005. Manchester is located 160 miles northwest of London Among the donors to the charity appeal was Andrea Church, who wrote: "My son Ethan went to school with Megan, such a lovely girl. Angrebet i Manchester 2017 var en eksplosion uden for Manchester Arena i Manchester, der foregik den 22. maj 2017 efter en koncert med den amerikanske sangerinde Ariana Grande.Bomben gik af klokken 22:33 britisk tid og resulterede i 22 dræbte og omkring 800 sårede. Op mod 21.000 personer havde deltaget i koncerten. Eksplosionen blev udført med en improviseret sprængladning og bliver.
ALERT What's the UK terror threat level and what do the different levels mean? The scene in central Manchester immediately evoked the terrorist attacks in Paris in November 2015, which included a deadly assault inside the Bataclan concert hall, where the Eagles of Death.
Chelsea has canceled a planned parade celebrating the club's Premier League title following the terrorist attack in Manchester earlier this week that killed 22 people This finding allowed linking the terrorist attack in Barcelona with a wounded in the Alcanar accident. Source El Diario Michel Chossudosky, August 18, 2017. Text of earlier article published by Global Research on May 17, 2017 in the wake of the Manchester attack
Weʼre raising £3,000 to help fund a beautiful send off for Megan who was taken far too early due to the awful attacks at Manchester Evening News Arena on 22/05/2017, wrote Helen McDermott. On the evening of the attack, the Brandenburg Gate in Germany and Tel Aviv City Hall in Israel were illuminated with the Union Jack. At midnight that evening, the Eiffel Tower's lights were switched off to honour those killed in the London attack. On 23 March, Jean-Marc Ayrault, France's Minister of Foreign Affairs, came to London, where he first visited the hospital where three French high school students injured in the attack were being treated and later attended the morning session in the House of Commons. Read more about sharing. Twenty-two people were killed and 116 injured in a suicide bombing at Manchester Arena. Here's what we know about the attack so far. Attacker 22-year-old Salman Abedi. In a statement released this afternoon, Tarleton Community Primary School headteacher, Chris Upton, said the news was "heartbreaking".Reactions to the attack expressed shock and outrage, and characterised it as an attack against liberty, freedom of speech, and democracy.
Twenty-two people, including children as young as eight, were killed and at least 59 injured during the suicide attack at the Manchester Arena. A number of victims are still believed to be in. Masood, wearing black clothes and wielding a knife in each hand, got out of the car and ran around the corner into Parliament Square and through the open Carriage Gates where he got into a struggle with an unarmed police officer, PC Keith Palmer. Masood pushed PC Keith Palmer back against the barrier wall, making Palmer trip. While Palmer was lying against the wall, Masood fatally stabbed Palmer. An armed police officer (believed to have been the Metropolitan Police close protection officer for the then Secretary of State for Defence Michael Fallon) witnessed the stabbing, ran towards the scene and shot Masood dead. During that time, Palmer managed to go past the vehicle barrier and tried to go towards the area where the armed officers who had shot Masood were, until he eventually collapsed. The entire attack, from start to finish, lasted 82 seconds.
A "vivacious" teenager from the picturesque Scottish island of Barra has been confirmed dead by her parents.An improvised explosive device is detonated on a packed Tube train during the morning rush hour, injuring 22 people.Additional armed police officers arrived, including Counter Terrorist Specialist Firearms Officers who were on scene within 6 minutes. An air ambulance from London HEMS attended the scene, landing in Parliament Square. Parliament was suspended and MPs remained in the Commons debating chamber as a precaution. Parliamentary staff were confined to their offices; journalists and visitors to Parliament were not permitted to leave the building. Some were later evacuated to Westminster Abbey.
PREVIOUS MONDAY PM UPDATE with news conference: Greater Manchester Police say the biggest attack in the UK since the 7/7 bombings has left 19 people are dead and 59 injured after an explosion. Visitor numbers fall at UK attractions after terrorist attacks biggest attractions after the recent terrorist attacks in London and Manchester, improved in the early part of 2017,. Martyn Hett, a Coronation Street superfan who had a tattoo of Deirdre Barlow on his ankle and with his boyfriend won Come Dine With Me, has been named as one of the dead.The Metropolitan Police honoured PC Palmer by retiring his shoulder number 4157U; Charlton Athletic F.C. announced that his season ticket seat at the Valley would not be occupied at the club's next home game, but would instead have a club scarf placed over it as a mark of respect. A JustGiving fund was set up, with the target of raising £100,000 for his family, a goal attained in less than 24 hours. A group called "Muslims United for London" also raised over £29,000 to support victims and victims' families, releasing a statement saying, "The British Muslim community stands with the community during these difficult times". Home Secretary Amber Rudd announced that PC Palmer would be remembered at the National Memorial Arboretum's UK Police Memorial in Staffordshire.
More than 20 people died in an attack at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England on Monday night. The police believe one man, who died in the blast, set off an explosive in the arena's foyer Born in Kent, Masood was brought up in Rye, East Sussex, and later attended secondary school in Tunbridge Wells in Kent. Most recently he was living in the West Midlands. When he was 16, he dropped out of school and by 18 he was described as a heavy cocaine user. In 2000, he was sentenced to two years in prison for grievous bodily harm after a knife attack in a public house in Northiam in Sussex. In 2003, he was sentenced to a further six months in prison for possession of an offensive weapon following another knife attack in Eastbourne in Sussex. As well as these two prison terms, Masood had convictions for public order offences going back to 1983. Commenting on his involvement on the night of the Manchester attack, one of the paramedics involved said: The Manchester attack was a horrible, really difficult night for our service and I am really proud of our efforts to help people. It's really lovely to be recognised and I'm privileged to receive the award on behalf of our service
Farasat Latif, director of the language school in Luton where Masood taught between 2010 and 2012, told The Guardian that when Masood lived in Luton he was apolitical and not aligned with the younger and predominantly Asian local radical Islamist group Al-Muhajiroun. Although aware of violence in Masood's past, Latif had only seen him become angry once, when Masood learnt of plans for a march by the English Defence League through Luton. Between 2012 and 2016, Masood appeared in MI5 investigations as a contact of individuals linked to Al-Muhajiroun. The Manchester attack could have been stopped, the UK home secretary revealed on Tuesday. MI5 had planned to discuss intelligence on bomber Salman Abedi, but the meeting was scheduled nine days. What we know so far: Police are hunting a 'network' in connection with the Manchester bombing, as they confirmed that the bomber was Salman Abedi, 22, who was born in Manchester to Libyan parent Their 20-year-old daughter had posted a plea for help on Facebook after they didn't contact her following the attack.
"I want to say a massive thank you to all friends and family who has shared posts to try find her and all the messages that have been sent.At 23:00 on 22 March, West Midlands Police raided a flat in Hagley Road, Birmingham. By the morning of 23 March, six locations in East London and Birmingham had been raided resulting in the arrests of eight people on suspicion of preparing terrorist acts. Officials also carried out searches in London, Brighton and Carmarthenshire. The investigation was named Operation Classific. By 24 March, three further arrests had taken place, two men overnight in the West Midlands and North West England and a woman during the day in Manchester. A woman, arrested earlier in East London, was released on bail. Later on 24 March, seven of those initially arrested were released without further action and the woman arrested in Manchester was released on bail. Soulmate doesn't even come close. Come back to us Martyn so we can watch last nights Corrie together 💔 pic.twitter.com/cXbehUgoxcHolmes Chapel Comprehensive School, told Express.co.uk that police have confirmed their pupil was one of 22 to die in Manchester Arena on Monday night.On 23 March, Christian, Hindu, Jewish, Muslim and Sikh faith leaders met officers at Scotland Yard to discuss responses to the attack. Muslim groups, including the Muslim Council of Britain, Ahmadi Muslims UK, and individual mosques across the country condemned the attack. That evening, there was a public candlelit vigil in Trafalgar Square to honour victims of the attack. It was led by the Mayor of London Sadiq Khan, the Home Secretary Amber Rudd and the Acting Metropolitan Commissioner Craig Mackey and attended by leaders of different faiths.
Manchester itself has seen attacks before, but not this deadly. The city was hit by a huge Irish Republican Army bomb in 1996 that levelled a swath of the city centre. More than 200 people were. After crashing his vehicle into railings close to Westminster Tube station, Masood runs into Parliament Square and fatally stabs police officer Keith Palmer.Her husband, Paul, is still seriously ill in hospital and Mrs McIver's family has said she would be "devastated" if she knew of his injuries. Ariana Grande concert attendees Karen Moore and her daughter Molly Steed, aged 14, from Derby, leave the Park Inn where they were given refuge after last nights explosion at Manchester Arena on May 23, 2017 in Manchester, England A 50-year-old mother of three who went to the arena on Monday night to pick up a friend's daughter has been confirmed as another victim.
Manchester City FC Man City morning headlines as Vincent Kompany wants to 'work out' transfer deal and Noel Gallagher speaks out Here are the Manchester City morning headlines on Friday, May 15 Attack. On 22 May 2017 at 22:31 BST (UTC+01:00), a suicide bomber detonated an improvised explosive device, packed with nuts and bolts to act as shrapnel, in the foyer area of the Manchester Arena. The attack took place after an Ariana Grande concert that was part of her 2017 Dangerous Woman Tour. 14,200 people attended the concert The death toll in Monday's explosion at the Manchester Arena has risen to 22, with as many as 60 others injured. Many of the victims are believed to have been women and children who had just.
Manchester police said this is currently being treated as terrorist incident until police know otherwise. Police confirmed it was a suicide bombing. The attacker, I can confirm, died at the. The car struck multiple people before hitting Andreea Cristea. Before being hit, Cristea had been out with her boyfriend and had taken a photo of the car. Cristea, a Romanian tourist, was thrown by the car's impact over the parapet of the bridge into the River Thames below. Having been knocked unconscious and sustained severe injuries from the fall, she was later rescued by the crew of a river cruise and brought aboard a London Fire Brigade boat. She later died in hospital from her injuries. On 24 March, Prince Charles visited victims of the attack at King's College Hospital; Tobias Ellwood was appointed to the Privy Council for his role in rendering aid to PC Palmer, as was security minister Ben Wallace MP, who helped co-ordinate the government response. 16-year-old Charlotte Gardner wasn't physically harmed when she was caught up in the May 22, 2017 Ariana Grande attack, but the emotional damage had a lasting effect
"Family was her life and we are all obviously devastated by her loss. She has been taken away from us, and all that love her, in the most traumatic way imaginable.Masood's profile was atypical in that most jihadi terrorists are under 30, while he was 52.
As the news comes in, the sympathies and condolences to the familes of Georgina Callander, Saffie Rose Roussos and John Atkinson #RIP It said: We're raising £500 to help fund a beautiful send off for Megan who was taken far too early due to the awful attacks at Manchester Arena on 22/05/2017 The Manchester attack was exactly what many had long feared. May 23, 2017 at 5:16 AM EDT. In terror's wake in Manchester, strangers extend a hand through Twitter. BREAKING: Trump offers prayers to people of Manchester, extending 'Deepest condolences' after terrorist attack. by jamillah.knowles 5/23/2017 8:17:30 AM MORE: Trump says perpetrators of Manchester attack are evil loser Following Manchester terrorist attack, concert organisers ban backpacks, bags, purses, bottles, cans, cameras, video and audio recording devices, selfie sticks and long umbrellas
Despite attempts to resuscitate him, Masood died at the scene having been hit by all 3 shots fired by the police. The first bullet, which struck his upper torso, was believed to be the cause of death; he was pronounced dead at 15:35 at hospital. Police colleagues and passers-by, including MP Tobias Ellwood (the Foreign Minister for the Middle East and Africa) and paramedics, attempted to revive PC Palmer, also without success. Police later confirmed that PC Palmer had been wearing a protective vest, which did not appear to have been punctured in the attack. Ramadan Abedi, also known by Abu Ismail, is the father of Salman, the suspected suicide bomber in the Manchester Arena bombing that killed over 20 people Big News on Manchester Bombing 2017. Includes blogs, news, and community conversations about Manchester Bombing 2017 School friends of Millie told their parents that they had recognised the youngster’s shoes which were poking out from beneath the coat as she was being helped by the female officer.
Parents waiting for their children, teens out with friends, a police officer, and others enjoying a night of pop music were among the victims of the Manchester attack The Manchester Arena bombing was a suicide bomb attack that occurred in Manchester, England, on the 22 May 2017. Twenty-three people were killed, including the bomber. Twenty-three people were killed, including the bomber
"News of Saffie's death in this appalling attack has come as a tremendous shock to all of us and I would like to send our deepest condolences to all of her family and friends," said Mr Upton. The Astrology of the Manchester Terrorist Attack May 2017. By. Leah Whitehorse-May 23, 2017. I have writing deadlines and a ton of other stuff to do but I have to address the bombing in Manchester that occurred last night. Many of you know that I live here and as I type I can hear the drone of police helicopters. I don't live very near the. Follow RT for news and reports on terrorist attacks in the UK including those which took place in the city of Manchester. Find news and details on the Manchester terrorist attack which happened on May 22, 2017. The Manchester Arena bombing was committed in the city of Manchester, UK, by a suicide bomber, killing 23 people, 139 were injured 'DISGUSTING' School sparks fury by asking pupils to pen essay forgiving Manchester bomber
Well-wishes wrote: "We are trying to help his family in any way possible at this tragic time. I know all us Radcliffe people can pull together and help this local family out. What we know about Manchester bomber. The man who killed 22 people in a suicide attack had recently returned to the city from Libya T wenty-two people were killed and at least 59 wounded in last night's terrorist attack on an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester. England's third most populous city, Manchester is known for. He converted to Islam while in prison and changed his name to Khalid Masood in 2005. Some reports suggested he became radicalised there, but police found no evidence of this. Jane Bailey, Principal of South Shore Academy, where Jane worked said the school had been left "devastated" by the news.
Three suspects were rounded up in Manchester Wednesday in connection with Monday's deadly concert bombing, as British authorities raced to prevent another attack that could be imminent Her local paper, the Sheffield Star, praised her for her bravery in a front page piece after confirming her death and said she will be remembered by her community for her selfless act. Prime Minister Theresa May gave a statement in Downing Street following the terrorist attack in Manchester. PM statement following terrorist attack in Manchester: 23 May 2017 - GOV.UK Skip to main.
Coordinates. On 3 June 2017, a terrorist vehicle-ramming and stabbing took place in London, England.A van was deliberately driven into pedestrians on London Bridge before crashing on the south bank of the River Thames.Its three occupants then ran to the nearby Borough Market area and began stabbing people in and around restaurants and pubs. The attackers were Islamists inspired by Islamic. A dozen people received serious injuries, some described as "catastrophic", and eight others were treated for less serious injuries at the scene. Injured members of the public were taken to St Thomas' Hospital, which is located immediately across Westminster Bridge in Lambeth, and to King's College Hospital (which declared a 'major incident' in its designated trauma centre), St Mary's Hospital, the Royal London Hospital and the Chelsea and Westminster Hospital. Three French students, from Concarneau in Brittany, were among those injured; others included three police officers who were returning from a commendation ceremony, four students from Edge Hill University in Lancashire, and the wife of the American who was killed. TERROR VOW PM pledges new law to force venues to ramp up security to protect against terror The first named victim of the Manchester terror attack was Georgina Bethany Callander, an 18-year-old Ariana Grande superfan who was excited to see her idol.