Pair charged with terrorism offences in North

Police in the North have charged a man and a woman with encouraging acts of terrorism.

The 25-year-old man and 26-year-old woman will appear in court on Monday morning.

They were arrested today, in Lurgan and in Armagh, in connection with dissident republican activity and are being held under the UK's Terrorism Act.

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