Manchester Airport Terminal 3 evacuated

Terminal 3 at Manchester Airport has been evacuated this morning.

Wednesday, 5th July 2017, 11:40 am
Updated Thursday, 31st August 2017, 3:13 pm
News just in...

The evacuation is reportedly connected to a 'potential issue with a bag'.

A Manchester Airport spokesman said: "A precautionary evacuation is taking place while further investigations take place.

"Following the incident this morning, only Terminal 3 is affected. Passengers using Terminal 1 and Terminal 2 should travel as normal.

"Passengers departing from Terminal 3 should go to Terminal 1 for more information.

"Passengers arriving into Terminal 3 will be brought in through Terminal 1 apart from the following flights which will go into Terminal 2: Ryanair flights 1144 Berlin; 3203 Rzeszow; 3504 Nuremberg; 3442 Palma; 318 Madrid and 7543 Barcelona."

Yesterday afternoon, Terminal 3 at Heathrow Airport was evacuated after a fire alarm was activated.

Updates will follow.