Two men arrested in Cheltenham on Friday have been rearrested on terrorist charges this morning.
It follows the examination of a number of suspicious items found in a garage in Buttermere Close in the Up Hatherley are of Cheltenham.
From around 11:30 am this morning a series of controlled explosions were carried out around the area.
Ken Goodwin from ITV West filmed the moment the explosions took place.
The South East Counter Terrorism Unit has now moved in to investigate. Gloucestershire police thanked residents evacuated from their homes for their patience, but admitted they did not know when it would be safe to return to their homes.
Earlier today police confirmed they had rearrested a 52-year-old man and a 31-year-old-man, both from Cheltenham.