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Dronfield teenager who survived Manchester arena attack to pay respects three years on

A Dronfield teenager says she'll never forget those who died in the Manchester Arena terror attack in 2017.

Today is the third anniversary of the bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in the city.

14-year-old Amelia Mae-Thompson was there that night - she tells us why it's so important to remember: "22 people lost their lives that night and no matter what's going on in the world, we should always try and pay our respects to people who sadly had their lives taken and to show that terrorism won't win.

Amelia says she will be going back to the city with her mum to pay their respects: "A lot of people are putting bees in their window and lighting a candle. Also we're going to be watching the cathedral bells. We're just going to try and pay as much respect as we can."

"No matter where you are, if you lost someone or if you were affected in any way, you should always take a minute to think to yourself about the good things that have come out of it but at the same time, pay respects as much as you can.

"I still struggle really bad in crowds. It is difficult three years on and I don't know if it is ever going to get much better."

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