Blackpool's Primark store searched for '˜suspicious package'

Police were called to a Blackpool town centre store after reports of a suspicious package '“ but it proved to be a false alarm.

Sunday, 30th December 2018, 2:01 pm
Updated Wednesday, 9th January 2019, 2:53 am
Primark in Bank Hey Street, Blackpool

No-one is understood to have been evacuated from the Primark store in Bank Hey Street as officers searched the premises on Saturday afternoon.

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A police spokesman said: “We are treating it as a genuine call with good intent.”

No-one from Primark was available to comment.