Westfield White City evacuated by bomb squad over ‘suspicious package’

One of the biggest shopping centres in the country has been evacuated over fears of a suspicious package.

Police and sniffer dogs are at the Westfield White City shopping centre in London.

Eyewitnesses have reported seeing the emergency services at the site in West London, after being made to leave the shopping area.

Crowds of shoppers and workers can be seen in images from the scene waiting around outside steps into the centre.

Firefighters have also been seen going into the building.

A spokeswoman for the Met Police told the Mirror that officers have been stood down.

Further details have not yet been made available.