Northern Ireland

Early morning explosion near Guildhall Square in Derry

There has been an explosion near Guildhall Sqare in Londonderry city Centre.

The police say they rece3ived a report of an explosion in the Custom House Street area shortly after 330 GMT.

There are no reports of any injuireis and the cause of the blast has yet to be established.

The pedestrian area at Guildhall Square leading into Waterloo Place has been cordoned off.

Army technical officers are at the scene.

The PSNI are asking anyone with information to contact them at STrand Road on 0845 600 8000.