A TESCO store in Burnley has been evacuated after reporters of a bomb in the store.

Shoppers and staff have been evacuated from the store in Centenary Way, at around 12.50pm.

Eyewitnesses said fire engines, ambulances and several police officers are at the scene.

One eyewitness said: "There were two fire engines, four police cars and a police van there when I finally got out the car park.

"Hope everyone stays safe."

A police spokesman said: "The store has been evacuated and officers are currently in attendance.

"Enquiries are ongoing to establish the source of the phone call.

"Officers have been in and there is not thought to be a credible threat.

"The store will be re-opening shortly."