A hoax bomb threat brought a temporary stop to all bus services from Broadmarsh Bus Station this morning.

Police closed the station around 11.20am due to malicious call.

Passengers were evacuated and the car park closed.

In a statement on twitter, Trent Barton said: “We’ve been advised that Broadmarsh Bus Station has been evacuated.”

They later added: “It has just re-opened, was closed by the Police due to a bomb threat.”

Services returned to normal at 11.45am after thorough checks found no threat.