Suspicious package delivered to business park near Northamptonshire border

A nursery has been evacuated after a suspicious package was delivered to a science park near the Northamptonshire border.

Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 2:03 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th March 2019, 3:10 pm
The item was delivered to Unilever in Colworth Science Park in Sharnbrook

Bedfordshire Police were called at 11.15am to reports of concern after the item - addressed to Unilever - was received in the post.

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Colworth Science Park in Sharnbrook is cordoned off as is the nearby King’s Cottage nursery school, which is being evacuated as a precaution while the device is examined by the Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team.

The item was delivered to Unilever in Colworth Science Park in Sharnbrook