Suspicious package found at Birchanger Services declared safe

PUBLISHED: 11:53 23 November 2015 | UPDATED: 12:39 23 November 2015

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Birchanger Green Services has now re-opened following the discovery of a suspicious package in Starbucks, shortly before 10am today (Monday, November 23).

The services were evacuated and a 100m cordon was put in place while enquiries took place.

The package was identified as safe and nothing of harm, and the incident was stood down at 11.45am.

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