15 Aug 2022

Number of homes evacuated in the Bann Drive area of the Waterside in Derry as police deal with incident

A number of homes in the Bann Drive area of the Waterside in Derry were evacuated in the early hours of this morning due to an ongoing incident. A police spokesperson said: "We are currently dealing with an on going incident in the Bann Drive area. "We have had to evacuate a number of houses at this time, the community centre in Bann Drive has been opened for those needing shelter overnight. "We apologise for the inconvenience caused by the actions of others, please be patient. We have to put these actions in place to safeguard everyone."

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