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One Direction fans break UK record at Wembley Stadium

PUBLISHED: 17:15 09 June 2014 | UPDATED: 12:57 10 June 2014

Gemma and Katie Leong were one of thousands of fans who used mobile social media at the concert

Gemma and Katie Leong were one of thousands of fans who used mobile social media at the concert

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Brent has entered the record books for the highest usage of mobile social media in an area thanks to One Direction fans at Wembley Stadium.

One Direction played at Wembley Stadium for three days (pic credit: PA)One Direction played at Wembley Stadium for three days (pic credit: PA)

Concert goers sent 10million tweets while watching their pop idols perform during their three-day tour at the venue which ended yesterday.

The data, which is calculated by Real Wireless a group of network experts, also reveals the density of the mobile traffic was more than 100 times one that of central London.

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