WW1 artillery shells
27 Oct 2018
An MOD bomb squad has destroyed multiple British WW1 artillery shells at the site of a new residential development. Unexploded ordnance (UXO) was first encountered at the site back in June. This initial find (an artillery shell measuring 84mm x...
Irvine Beach
19 Oct 2018
Irvine Beach (Ayrshire) has been the scene of several recent UXO finds. MOD bomb squads have carried out a number of controlled explosions over the past few months.   The identity of each device has not been reported, however they are...
grenade
09 Oct 2018
A member of the public exhumed the WW2 unexploded grenade near Chiseldon, Wiltshire during an afternoon walk. Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) engineers attended the scene and destroyed the item in a controlled explosion. EOD teams will not transport live grenades where...