Minute's silence at Chesterfield Town Hall to remember Manchester Arena victims

People are being invited to gather at Chesterfield Town Hall for the silence, which begins at 11am.
People are being invited to gather at Chesterfield Town Hall for the silence, which begins at 11am.

A national minute's silence is taking place this morning to remember the victims of the Manchester Arena bombing.

In Chesterfield, people are being invited to gather outside the Town Hall by the war memorial for the silence, which takes place at 11am.

A book of condolence is also available in the borough council's customer service centre in New Square for anyone who wishes to sign it.

Twenty two people were killed on Monday night after Salman Abedi detonated an improvised explosive device at the conclusion of a concert by US singer Ariana Grande.