Northern Ireland

Security alert in Glengalliagh Road in Londonderry ends

The alert began late on Thursday night
Image caption The alert began late on Thursday night

A security alert in Londonderry has ended after police declared a suspicious object to be a hoax.

Army bomb experts examined the object before it was removed from the scene.

The alert on the Glengalliagh Road area of the city began at about 22:34 BST on Thursday.

The road has now been re-opened.