Oil being removed from cargo ship

Contractors have been working to remove oil from the stricken cargo ship in North Wales. They can only work when the sea conditions are right at low tide. So far things have gone according to plan.

They are making good progress.

– Coastguard

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Cargo ship salvage

Work will start tomorrow on breaking up the stricken cargo ship which ran aground near Colwyn Bay last week. All the fuel has been taken off the MV Carrier, along with oily water and other hazardous materials.