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Suspect Device Found on Beach

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 3:51pm 14th April 2014. (Updated at 10:01am 28th November 2014)


A suspicious device has been found on a beach in Newquay.

Tolcarne was closed off on Monday afternoon after the object was found by a walker.

It was checked out by bomb disposal experts who identified it as a World War I airdropped bomb.

Teams made it safe and removed it before re-opening the beach

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