UPDATE: Series of controlled explosions carried out by bomb squad at Manchester Airport

A bomb disposal team has carried out a number of controlled explosions on a suspicious bag at Manchester Airport this morning.

Wednesday, 5th July 2017, 1:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:48 am
Manchester Airport's Terminal 3 has now been reopened following an earlier bomb scare. Google Street View

Terminal 3 at the airport was evacuated earlier this morning over concerns into regard to a bag.

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Greater Manchester Police have now confirmed the bomb squad attended and carried out some controlled explosions.

The terminal has now been reopened.