Viable devices at Derry City Council offices made safe

A security alert close to the offices of Derry City Council is over.

Two viable devices were found close to the building on the Strand Road in the early hours of this morning. They have since been made safe.

Those evacuated from their homes have been allowed to return while all roads in the area have been reopened to traffic.

A number of events are planned in Derry for Culture Night tonight - Mayor Councillor Kevin Campbell is encouraged those planning on attending them to continue to do so: