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UXO Found in Leamington Spa River

Screenshot 2023 11 06 125314A controlled explosion was carried out after World War Two (WWII)-era Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) was found in a river in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire.

Magnet fishermen found the items in the River Leam near Mill Park Gardens. Police were called and an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team mobilise to render the items safe.