Army bomb experts at scene of Belfast blast

UTV News producer Conor Shanley has posted an image of the cordoned-off scene near to the small explosion in Belfast city centre:

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LATEST: Army bomb experts in attendance at the scene of the explosion in Belfast. http://t.co/0GOnXGb3Xt http://t.co/YsDaYo7if7

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Belfast city centre bomb 'could have killed revellers'

A small explosion in the popular Cathedral Quarter of Belfast could have killed festive partygoers, police have said. Police say a telephone warning made before the blast directed them to the wrong location.