Belfast Telegraph

Nothing found in Thiepval Barracks bomb alert

A bomb alert near the Army’s Northern Ireland headquarters ended after nothing was found, police have said.

The alert near Thiepval Barracks in Lisburn, Co Antrim, had been sparked yesterday after a suspicious item was left at the Belsize Road-Kirkwoods Road roundabout.

The Army examined a holdall bag, but “nothing untoward” was discovered, a PSNI spokeswoman said.

Nearby residents were evacuated from their houses during the alert but returned later.

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