Bomb alert to the east of Londonderry declared over

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A bomb alert centred on a rural part of Co Londonderry has been declared over.

The PSNI had announced at about 5pm on Wednesday that the The Feeny Road was closed due to the discovery of a suspicious object.

The area is near Feeny village, between Dungiven and Claudy.

As of late on Wednesday night the road was re-opened.

The Army had attended the scene, and determined that the suspicious object which sparked the alert was “nothing untoward”.