Manchester

Man charged after explosives found at Manchester house

A man has appeared in court after explosives were found at a house in Manchester.

David Harvey, 54, of Greenside Lane, Droylsden has been charged with possession of an explosive with intent to endanger life and abstracting electricity.

He was remanded in custody after appearing before magistrates on Monday.

Greater Manchester Police said the incident was not connected to the attack on the Manchester Arena.

Mr Harvey is due to appear before Tameside Magistrates' Court on 7 June.