Derry to Coleraine trains suspended following security alerts

derry train station

 There are two security alerts underway in the Waterside area of Derry.

Police say they are attending alerts in the Quarry Steps area of Spencer Road and the railway station following the report of objects having been left both areas.  

Area Commander, Chief Inspector Tony Callaghan said, “The railway station has been evacuated and the line between Coleraine and Derry closed as a search of the area is conducted.  Cordons are in place, and the Foyle Arena has been opened for anyone inconvenienced by the alerts. There are no further details at this time.”