Bath bomb causes evacuation for hundreds

Bath bomb causes evacuation for hundreds
 

Hundreds of residents in Bath, could be unable to return to their homes for 48 hours after an unexploded wartime device was found at a school.
A 300-metre exclusion zone was set up following the discovery at the Royal High School in Lansdown Road in Bath at 4.40pm on Thursday.
Contractors unearthed the 500lb Second World War shell from beneath the surface of the school's playground, which had been in use until a few years ago, and an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team was called to the site.
People living in up to 1,000 homes nearby were evacuated throughout the night and during the... read more

 
13 May 2016 in Regional West, Views: 31
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