VIDEO: Bomb disposal squad carry out explosions of 100 items found on beach

A military bomb disposal unit was called to carry out a controlled explosion after more than 100 items of ordnance washed up on the beach.

The callout on Wednesday came after the discovery of the find by a Fisheries Officer on the beach north of Millom.

Millom Coastguard’s station manager John Whitford said: “On arrival on scene the team confirmed the item as ordnance, and Bomb Disposal contacted.

“When the Royal Logistics Corps EOD Team from Catterick Garrison attended it was decided that a full clearance was required. To this end the team deployed the following day to assist the EOD team.

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Source: The Mail