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Unexploded bomb found in Kent

Police cordened off a playing field in Hawkinge last night after a child discovered an unexploded bomb.

Police were called to a field close to Haven Drive at 5.32pm last night after a child using a metal detector came across a 10 inch long shell.

The Ministry of Defence's explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) team attended the scene.

The device, described as a 10-inch long shell, was taken away by the EOD and the cordon was removed by police this morning.

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