Northern Ireland

Security alert ends at Thiepval Barracks in Lisburn

A security alert has ended at the Army's headquarters in Northern Ireland.

A suspicious object was found in the perimeter fence at Thiepval Barracks in Lisburn, County Antrim.

However, a police spokesman said bomb disposal officers had "declared it was nothing untoward".

A separate alert in County Down has also ended. It started after a suspicious object was found on the Rossglass Road in Killough.