“No matter how barbarous hate and violence can be, love will win.”
At around 10.30pm last night, an explosion went off at an Ariana Grande concert at Manchester Arena, killing at least 22 people and injuring at least 59 more. Police are investigating what happened as a terrorist incident.
Celebrities from around the world have taken to social media to express their shock and sorrow, sending their love and prayers to the victims and their families and friends.
So sad to wake up to the horrible news from Manchester! My heart goes out to all the families ❤ 😢
— Tom Daley (@TomDaley1994) May 23, 2017
My thoughts & prayers go out to all those affected by events in Manchester.. #PrayForMancester 💔
— Bobby Norris (@BobbyCNorris) May 23, 2017
Manchester – my heart is with you. Thoughts are with all the families… ❤️
— Gok Wan (@therealgokwan) May 23, 2017
And at a concert aimed at pre-teens??? A new level of low #ManchesterBombing
— Charlie Condou (@Charliecondou) May 23, 2017
This story is so sad and so scary. Sending all my love to Manchester.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) May 23, 2017
Sad to my stomach for everyone in Manchester and to the concert goers, @ArianaGrande and everyone affected. Prayers and love.
— Ruby Rose (@RubyRose) May 23, 2017
My heart aches for the victims and their families in England tonight. I can’t fathom how anyone can hurt innocent children. 💔
— Lance Bass (@LanceBass) May 23, 2017
Heartbroken. Love you MANCHESTER ❤
— Alan Carr (@AlanCarr) May 23, 2017
Sending light to everyone in Manchester who was at the @ArianaGrande show. I am at a loss for any more words.
— ADAM LAMBERT (@adamlambert) May 23, 2017
Sending love to all those in Manchester… No matter how barbarous hate and violence can be, love will win 💔🇬🇧
— Charlie Carver (@Charlie_Carver) May 22, 2017