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Part of Perranporth Beach Evacuated Over Cylinder Fears

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Published by the Pirate FM News Team at 4:08pm 28th September 2012

Parts of Perranporth beach were evacuated on Friday, over fears a large cylinder was leaking gas.

A bomb disposal team had to be called, after a dog walker spotted it and heard it hissing at Flat Rock.

Police set up a 100 metre cordon, which included the Watering Hole pub and some other nearby beachfront buildings.

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