UK: Bomb disposal squads sent to Westcliff after eight ordnance found

Eight items of unexploded ordnance were recovered from the beaches of Westcliff this weekend.

Southend Coastguard were tasked on Friday to suspected ordnance which was spotted by one of the regular bait diggers.

Two teams approached the objects which were spread across multi locations in Westcliff.

Pictures taken at the scene were reviewed by an army team at in Colchester while the coastguard stood guard until the items was covered by the incoming tide.

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Source: Basildon, Canvey and Southend Echo News