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Hollandse Kust Zuid I & II Team dispose of WWII UXO

The Royal Netherlands Navy has disposed of unexploded ordnance (UXO) found at the Hollandse Kust Zuid (HKZ) I & II project site, where Vattenfall will build a 750 MW offshore wind farm. See article:

UXO hold up German castle’s restoration

Gardens of the Babelsberg Palace in Potsdam must be probed for unexploded ordnance before further renovations can take place. See article:

20 rounds of ammunition found by horticulture student

A student’s assessment was brought to a sudden halt after he unearthed 20 rounds of ammunition in Little Compton, Warwickshire. Police were called who then removed the ammunition for disposal. See article:

Walker discovers unexploded mortar in Thetford Forest

Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team were called to Thetford Forest who carried out a controlled explosion of the Second World War mortar in situ. See article:

Projectile found in skip

Residents in Horwich, Bolton had to be evacuated from their homes and an Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team called after an unexploded projectile was found inside a skip. See article:

Workmen discover UXO in Histon Road, Cambridge

A busy Cambridge road was closed yesterday (Oct 20) after workmen discover an unexploded ordnance (UXO) item. An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team attended the scene and removed the device. See article:

This week marks the 80th anniversary of the WW2 bombing of Balham Tube Station

On October 14, 1940, a bomb landed on the road above the northern end of Balham tube station’s platform tunnels, creating a large crater into which an out-of-service iconic London double decker bus crashed. See more:

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