Manchester Arena is to remain closed until September

Manchester Arena is to remain closed until September

The Manchester Arena will stay closed until September, after 22 people were killed there in a terror attack.

The venue has been shut since it was targeted just over three weeks ago, shortly after a concert by singer Ariana Grande.

Management have said they will work with the promoters of the arena's shows scheduled for June, July and August, to find "suitable solutions".

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