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Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue Service says six engines and two aerial appliances remain on the scene of a large waste fire in Bury.
The roof of a warehouse has collapsed as a result of the blaze.
Firefighters are advising people to stay away from the Park Road area and to keep their windows and doors closed.
Bury College will close for the rest of the day, with all staff and students being sent home.
The college says a threat was received over social media, and that all students who are able to return home safely, should do.
There are reports Bury College has been evacuated after a 'social media threat'
No threat inside the college. Social media threat made outside. All students are safe inside each building. - Charlie Dean (Principal)
Students are being evacuated from Bury College after reports of a security threat.
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Greater Manchester Police say they are investigating the circumstances of a security threat at Bury College, and that it was the college's decision to evacuate buildings.
At 10.50am on Friday 24 March 2017 police were made aware of a threat made in relation to Bury College, Market Street, Bury.
Officers are in attendance to establish the full circumstances. As a precaution the college have chosen to evacuate students.
Students are beginning to be evacuated from the main buildings at Bury College after a reported security threat.
Bury College has confirmed it is in its "alert procedure" after a threat to security.
Please note, the college is currently investigating a potential threat to our security.
We are in communications with the police, following their advice and have instigated our alert to procedures as a precaution.
We will update further as we receive more information.