Northern Ireland

Bomb alert in Strand Road area of Londonderry ends

The alert is causing disruption in Londonderry city centre
Image caption The alert is causing disruption in Londonderry city centre

A bomb alert in Londonderry city centre has now ended.

The incident was in the Strand Road area, where police said they received a report of a suspicious object in business premises.

Lower Clarendon Street, Harbour Square roundabout, Sackville Street and Little James Street were closed and a number of business premises evacuated.

However, police said after examining the area nothing untoward was found.