Police officers and security guards delight crowd at One Love Manchester gig with their hilarious dance moves

While all eyes were on the celebrities on stage at the One Love Manchester concert , not-so-famous faces were causing a stir in the crowd.

Police officers and security guards delighted the audience with their dance moves at the benefit gig.

The officials bust a move as Coldplay performed Viva La Vida at the Emirates Old Trafford cricket ground.

Meanwhile, as Justin Bieber took to the stage, a policeman was grabbing people’s attention in the crowd as he joined hands with children for what looked like Ring a Ring o’ Roses.

Police and security couldn’t resist breaking out their dance moves (Photo: elenavc_xx/Twitter)

Ariana Grande was overcome with emotion (Photo: PA)

The star-studded benefit concert was organised by Ariana Grande to raise money for those affected by the Manchester terror attack.

22 people were killed and more than 100 injured when a suicide bomber detonated his device in the foyer of the Manchester Arena at the end of Ariana’s concert on Monday, May 22.

But the policeman skipped with fans as if they hadn’t a care in the world, and viewers watching the concert were quick to spot the care free and sweet gesture.

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It moved many to tears, ‘broke’ others and was the perfect sign of good winning over evil.

It was shared as a sign of Manchester’s reaction to the attacks.

Bieber was giving an emotional speech at the time (Photo: BBC)

Ariana said before the concert that music is something that should heal and bring people together, and she wanted One Love Manchester to be a “safe space” for her fans and music lovers to come together. She repeated this idea at the concert.

“From the day we started putting the Dangerous Woman Tour together, I said that this show, more than anything else, was intended to be a safe space for my fans,” she said.

“A place for them to escape, to celebrate, to heal, to feel safe and to be themselves. To meet their friends they’ve made online. To express themselves.

“This will not change that.”

“When you look into the audience at my shows, you see a beautiful, diverse, pure, happy crowd. Thousands of people, incredibly different, all there for the same reason, music.

“Music is something that everyone on Earth can share.

Bieber said good will win over evil (Photo: BBC)

“Music is meant to heal us, to bring us together, to make us happy.

“So that is what it will continue to do for us.”

Organisers hope to raise at least £2m toward the We Love Manchester Emergency Fund. All the artists are performing for free while concert promoter Live Nation has underwritten the cost of the event.

There had been speculation the One Love Manchester concert could be cancelled in the wake of Saturday night’s terror attack in London, but Ariana’s team said on Sunday morning the show would go ahead with “greater purpose” now.

Ariana’s manager Scooter Braun said: “After the events last night in London, and those in Manchester just two weeks ago, we feel a sense of responsibility to honor those lost, injured, and affected.

“We plan to honor them with courage, bravery, and defiance in the face of fear. Today’s One Love Manchester benefit concert will not only continue, but will do so with greater purpose.

The policeman joined the children in the crowd

“We must not be afraid and in tribute to all those affected here and around the world, we will bring our voices together and sing loudly. I am pleased to say we have the full support of Greater Manchester Police and the government and are assured the safety of all those attending is the highest priority.

“All artists involved have been unwavering in their support this morning and are determined to carry on with the show. We ask the strong city of Manchester and the world to join us in making the statement that hatred and fear will never win. Today we stand together.”

Fans who had attended the original Ariana concert on May 22 were entitled to apply for free tickets to the event.

Ticketmaster set aside 14,200 free tickets to go to those survivors of the May 22 attack who felt up for going to the benefit gig. Unfortunately, the site was hit by thousands of fraudulent claims when would-be touts registered for the free tickets despite having already sold on their original tickets via secondary sites or private sales.

This meant Ticketmaster has spent the last three days verifying the genuine fans desperate to get their free tickets and throwing out applications from chancers hoping to make a quick buck .

All the tickets to the gig made available to the public were sold out within six minutes of going on sale at 10am on Thursday 1 June.

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