People in Derbyshire town alerted after 'loud bang'
Residents in part of Derbyshire have been alerted after a ‘loud bang’ was heard.
Derbyshire police said people in Ilkeston should not be concerned and the noise was caused by a controlled explosion.
The Force tweeted: “People in the Ilkeston area may have heard a loud bang in the past five minutes.
"This was a controlled explosion after a grenade was found at a recycling centre in Crompton Road. There is no cause for concern and no body has been hurt.”