UPDATE: Man charged with criminal damage with intent to endanger life after explosion at Grantham MP’s office

A 24-year-old man has been charged with criminal damage with intent to endanger life following an explosion at a constituency office of Grantham MP Nick Boles.

Paul Leversedge, of Marquess Court, Bourne, has been remanded in custody to appear at Grantham Magistrates’ Court this morning (Wednesday).

The Conservative MP’s Bourne office, in the Stamford and Grantham Conservative Club in North Street, was targeted at around 1.20am on Sunday.

Mr Boles said he understood a homemade device had been thrown through the window of the office.

Police said there was no structural damage to the building but a window was broken.

No-one was injured in the incident.