Bomb squad arrive at cordoned off Stevenage town centre

Stevenage town centre was cordoned off as the bomb squad arrived. Picture: Jeremy Williams

Stevenage town centre was cordoned off as the bomb squad arrived. Picture: Jeremy Williams - Credit: Archant

The town centre in Stevenage has been cordoned off by police.

Stevenage town centre was cordoned off as the bomb squad arrived. Picture: Jeremy Williams

Stevenage town centre was cordoned off as the bomb squad arrived. Picture: Jeremy Williams - Credit: Archant

Officers have evacuated the town as the Explosive Ordnance Disposal arrived in Southgate with a bomb robot earlier today.

We have approached Herts police for further details. More to come as we get it.