World War II bomb found near B&Q superstore

A World War II bomb was found close to a branch of B&Q today. The store in New Malden was evacuated just after 1pm.

The Brigade was called at 13.47pm and the incident was over for us at 2.44pm.

A mortar shell was declared safe by police, there was no action by the Brigade.

A cordon that was in place has been removed and all roads are now open.

– London Fire Brigade