More time to question men on terror offences

Police have until Friday to question two men arrested in Cheltenham under the terrorism act. Counter Terrorism officers were given more time to question the pair yesterday.

They were arrested on Friday after items were found in a garage in Buttermere Close. A series of controlled explosions were carried out yesterday at the site.

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Cheltenham Explosives Latest

A 52-year-old man has been charged with making explosives for unlawful purposes following the discovery of suspect materials in a garage in Buttermere Close, Cheltenham. A second man arrested has been released without charge