BOMB disposal experts have been dealing with a suspicious package at Manchester Airport station, police say.
“Trams, trains and buses are currently suspended to and from the airport interchange,” they add. Here’s the latest.
What’s happening at Manchester Airport station?
Cops converged on Manchester Airport station early this morning following reports of a suspect package.
A huge cordon is currently in place with passengers describing the scene as “chaos”.
Greater Manchester Police have detained a man and confirmed the airport itself remains open.
A spokesperson said: “Officers are currently responding to reports of a suspicious package at Manchester Airport transport interchange.
“Further enquiries are being carried out and bomb disposal officers are on their way to assist with these enquiries.
“A cordon is in place at Manchester Airport transport interchange and people are encouraged to follow directions from officers.
“Trams, trains and buses are currently suspended to and from the airport interchange.”