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Bomb disposal called to suspicious package at Manchester Premier Inn

[P]OLICE are currently attending a report of a suspicious package at the Premier Inn hotel on Victoria Bridge Street in Manchester.

EOD are attending and the hotel has been evacuated.

Victoria Bridge Street is closed as a result.

A spokesman for GMP said: “We would ask that people try to avoid the area and use alternative routes.

“Thank you for your patience. We will update you when more information is available.”

Update 6:24pm: Following an investigation from police and EOD (bomb disposal) the suspicious package at the Premier Inn hotel on Victoria Bridge Street in Manchester has been confirmed as a non-viable device and not suspicious.

A GMP spokesman said: “The cordons are now being lifted and staff and guests are being invited back into the hotel.

“Thank you for your co-operation.”

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