Bomb squad called to Stockport over suspected hand grenade

Bomb disposal experts were called out to an area of Stockport after a 'suspected hand grenade' was discovered.

An area near St Martin's Road in Marple has been cordoned off for several hours. Police say the call came in at around 11.30am this morning. The A626 Station Road through Marple is among several roads in the area that is currently closed.

No homes have been evacuated.