British Red Cross - Manchester attack – What happens after
An edition of the BRC’s Newsthink encourages young people to consider ways that the public helped each other after the explosion. It also explores the role of practical help and emotional support during and after an emergency.
Recently an explosion in the foyer of the Manchester Arena killed 22 people and seriously injured many more. The blast occurred as concert-goers, many of them children and young people, were leaving a performance by the US singer Ariana Grande.
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