Sligo man living in Manchester says the city is in shock following attack

A man’s been arrested in connection with last night’s suicide bomb attack in Manchester.

22 people were killed and dozens more injured in the explosion at a pop concert in the city centre.

Meanwhile a vigil for the victims will take place in the city this evening.

Bryan Gray from Carton in Sligo has been living in Manchester for the past number of years.

He lives just down the road from the Arena where the attack happened last night.

He told Ocean FM News today that workers like himself have been told to work from home today if possible.

He says the city is in shock:

He told Ocean FM News, that he has had to work from home due to the restrictions today and he says security remains high in the city following this shocking attack:

Meanwhile, President Michael D Higgins has condemned the attack and described Manchester where he once lived, as a warm city: