Arrest after bomb-making item found at Oakbank Motel

Oakbank Motel, Cunnery Road, Church Stretton Police were called to Oakbank Motel in Church Stretton

A woman has been arrested after bomb-making equipment was found in a Shropshire motel.

Police bomb disposal experts were called after a suspicious item was discovered at the Oakbank Motel in Church Stretton.

A West Mercia Police spokesman said the team found the item "did not pose any danger".

A 32-year-old woman was arrested on Wednesday in Shrewsbury on suspicion of possessing bomb-making equipment.

She has been bailed while the investigation continues.

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