Northern Ireland

Londonderry man denies breaching bomb cordon

A 20-year-old man has appeared at Londonderry Magistrates' Court charged with breaching a police cordon.

Patrick Farren, from Lettershandoney Avenue, in the Waterside area of the city, denied breaching a police cordon on the Craigavon Bridge during a bomb alert on 2 September.

He also denied a further charge of resisting a police officer on the same date.

The defendant will appear in court again on 6 October.