Police make 17th arrest in Manchester bombing

Musicians including Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Take That and Miley Cyrus will join her for the event which is raising funds for victims and their families.

The American singer Ariana Grande has visited fans who were injured in the suicide bomb attack at her concert at the Manchester Arena last month.

Grande returned to Britain on Friday to lead an all-star benefit concert on Sunday and quickly headed for a hospital in the northern English city where numerous injured are being treated.

Extra safety precautions will be taken at the Emirates Old Trafford Cricket Ground in Manchester, with additional security checks and increased police presence.

Ariana visited youngsters in a ward at the Royal Manchester children's hospital on Friday (2 June).

Shortly after the tragedy, Grande returned home to Boca Raton, Florida, to spend time with family and boyfriend Mac Miller.

"This means more to us than all the awesome things people have done this week", he captioned them.

He wrote: "This means more to us than all the incredible things people have done this week. when your daughter asks after her 2nd operation is ariana ok?"

"What Ariana Grande did tonight was so selfless and fantastic..."

She added: "Music is meant to heal us, to bring us together, to make us happy".

Her hospital visit comes as Prince William later visited Manchester Cathedral, where he praised the grit of the city and those who responded to the attack.

After canceling her upcoming shows in London and Switzerland, Grande organized a star-studded tribute concert in Manchester for the victims. "Never seen Jaden so happy; even cried again myself".

  • Salvatore Jensen