COVID-19 UPDATE • 6 Alpha Associates remain fully operational for business during COVID-19. Please email enquiry@6alpha.com or call 02033 713900 • COVID-19 UPDATE

July 2021

July 2021

EOD team carry out controlled explosion

A Word War Two bomb unearthed by builders on a housing development has been destroyed in a controlled explosion by Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team. See article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-57956780

WWII UXO on Goole housing development close to M62

An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team were called following the discovery of what is believed to be a 500lb World War II device. See article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-humber-57945482

Bridge closed as UXO found in River Great Ouse

St Paul’s Square, the High Street, St Mary’s bridge and pedestrian areas near Mercure Hotel were closed this evening in Bedford after a suspected unexploded mortar was found. See article:

Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) found on Moray Beach

An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team attended Roseisle Beach in Moray after suspected UXO was found. See article: https://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/unexploded-bomb-found-popular-scots-24565090

Unexploded Mortar found in River Nene

An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team were called to Peterborough Embankment after an unexploded Second World mortar was found in the River Nene. See article: https://www.peterboroughtoday.co.uk/news/bomb-squad-called-to-peterborough-embankment-after-unexploded-second-world-war-mortar-found-in-river-nene-3305391

UXO pulled from river in Leeds

Magnet fisher pulls Unexploded Ordnance (UXO) from the river at Crown Point Road. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team recovered the item. See article: https://www.yorkshireeveningpost.co.uk/news/people/fishing-trip-to-calm-nerves-before-englands-euro-final-leads-to-the-bomb-squad-being-called-out-in-leeds-3303947

September 2011: Headcam footage of bomb being defused

For the first time, the Ministry of Defence has allowed the work of specialist bomb disposal teams in Afghanistan to be shown in a new BBC One documentary, The Bomb Squad. See article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-14884652

May 2016: EOD team carry out a controlled explosion on beach

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team has carried out a controlled explosion on a suspected bomb on Cefn Sidan beach in Carmarthenshire. See article: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-wales-south-west-wales-36349785

British Safety Council
UVDB Registered
Constructionline