Farlington
24 Jan 2020
A metal detectorist walking through Farlington Marshes near Portsmouth encountered an unusual type of UXO. Suspecting the devices were hazardous, he called the Police. Royal Navy personnel identified the UXO as multiple chemical-filled mortar bombs. EOD divers from Portsmouth naval...
Medmerry
21 Jan 2020
It is understood that a member of the public reported a suspicious device to the Coast Guard on Medmerry Beach. An army bomb squad was called to the scene and a safety cordon was established. This closed the beach to...
river
07 Jan 2020
An unidentified unexploded bomb has been found at a river bank in west London. The munition was encountered during ground works associated with the Thames Tideway super-sewer. Chelsea Embankment was temporarily closed as the weapon was removed by a crane....