Queensgate shopping centre has been evacuated
John Lewis has been cordoned off and shoppers have been ordered to leave Queensgate shopping centre.
Around twenty police officers are reported to be on the scene, according to local reports.
Police were alerted at 10.52am.
A police spokesman said the call was to a “suspicious incident” but could not give more details.
Twitter users have taken to social media, claiming the evacuation took place due to a "suspicous package".
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