Choirs gather for Manchester celebration on the anniversary of bomb blast

Manchester holds mass singalong for arena victims on anniversary of attack

The 24-year-old singer took to her Twitter account to mark the anniversary of the horrific incident, which saw a suicide bomber detonate a nail bomb outside the Manchester Arena just after her concert finished, and she admitted the milestone will be a "challenging" day.

Zoe Unsworth finished the night off with a couple of songs including Oasis' Don't Look Back in Anger, which acted as a symbol of unity in Manchester after the terrorist attack previous year.

Singer Ariana Grande is overcome by emotion at the One Love Manchester tribute concert on June 4, 2017.

"Thinking of you all today and every day I love you with all of me and am sending you all of the light and warmth I have to offer on this challenging day."

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Mani from The Stone Roses said: 'One voice Manchester - sing it up'.

"Seeing how everyone reacted made me so proud to be a Mancunian". "You think with time it'll become easier to talk about".

With his wife and father looking on, he paid tribute to the "amazing work" of the emergency services and those who responded on the night.

The post included an emoji of a bee, the symbol of Manchester.

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The commemorations began in the afternoon when Prince William and Theresa May attended a remembrance service at Manchester Cathedral, and were joined by the families and friends of those killed.

A minute's silence took place at 2.30pm and was marked across the country.

Another single lit candle represented the 800 left with physical. 'Today they are one year into living with those life-changing injuries, with many decades of continuing to do so lying ahead of them'.

Prince William and the Prime Minister privately met bereaved families at the cathedral following the service and both attached notes to one of the Trees of Hope, a trail of small Japanese maple trees from Victoria Station to St Ann's Square, to add to the many thousands of similar messages of support and hope left by members of the public.

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The tweet has received over 57,000 likes, 25,000 retweets and more than 13,000 comments at the time of publishing this article. We asked a few of our colleagues and interestingly, just like the Twitterverse, half of them heard Laurel and the rest Yanny .

'And to the people of Manchester, my admiration for your display of strength, decency and community in the face of this unparalleled tragedy.

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