We can confirm that the Accident & Emergency Department at Glasgow Royal Infirmary was closed around 09:50 hours this morning Tuesday 25th March 2003, following receipt of a suspect package.
As a precautionary measure, two staff members who were in contact with the package will be checked by medical staff.
The contents of the package will be examined and Police enquiries are continuing.
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