Homes evacuated as wartime bombs found in Broadstairs

A number of suspected old wartime unexploded bombs were discovered in Kent earlier.

The area around Margate Road in Broadstairs was cordoned off as Army bomb disposal experts made them safe.

A number of properties were evacuated for a time.

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200m cordon in place as army experts deal with unexploded wartime bombs in Broadstairs

Army bomb disposal experts called to Margate Road in Broadstairs Credit: @kent_999s

Margate Road in Broadstairs has been cordoned off following the discovery of a number of suspected unexploded wartime bombs.

A 200m cordon is in place around Margate Road Credit: @kent_999s

Army bomb disposal experts are at the scene and a 200m cordon is in place. Some local properties have been evacuated.

A number of properties have been evacuated Credit: @kent_999s

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