Controlled explosion in Northumberland

Latest news from Northumbria Police.
Latest news from Northumbria Police.

A controlled explosion has been carried out at a remote location in Northumberland.

The test was done on a gas pipeline at Spadeadam, on the border with Cumbria, this afternoon.

It was carried out by a pipeline company, which made the emergency services aware of it happening.

Northumbria Police said the public should have no cause for concern.