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Unexploded bomb destroyed on Chalkwell seafront
11:14am Tuesday 19th March 2013 in News
BOMB disposal experts have destroyed an unexploded wartime bomb this morning.
Bait diggers found the device yesterday morning on Chalkwell beach and reported it to Thames Coastguard at 9.30am.
Checks were made before officers and the Explosive Ordnance Disposal team returned today.
The bomb was detonated at 10.08am.
The area is now safe.
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