Birmingham theatre evacuated after 'huge bang'
BIRMINGHAM Repertory Theatre had to be evacuated after a huge bang.
Eyewitnesses described a sound like ‘an explosion’ taking place at around 8.15pm on Tuesday (February 13).
Police raced to the scene and the theatre was evacuated and part of Broad Street placed on lockdown.
The neighbouring Symphony Hall and ICC saw gig goers told to stay in the hall.
The situation is ongoing.
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