A 15-YEAR-OLD boy accused of having explosives in Bradford has been charged with terrorism offences.

He was arrested by officers from the North East Counter Terrorism Unit in August.

The teen has been charged under Section 4 of the Explosives Act - making or possession of explosive under suspicious circumstances.

He is also accused of possessing a document or record likely to be useful to a person preparing or committing an act of terrorism.

The 15-year-old has been remanded in custody and will appear before Leeds Magistrates' Court tomorrow morning.