Derry security alert: Discovery of suspicious object

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Media captionA suspicious object was discovered at Eastway

A security alert is under way in Londonderry. A suspicious object was discovered at Eastway in the city.

Police and Army bomb officers are at the scene and local diversions are in place. Motorists have been advised to avoid the area.

Businessman Paul McGilloway had to leave his framing shop. "It is one of the busiest streets in Derry," he said.

"This is a problem because I have a lot customers who will be coming into collect things," he added.

"I know it is going to be upsetting for people when they can't get near the shop."

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