Bomb disposal unit called to Beaminster

Bomb disposal unit called to Beaminster

Published by The Wessex FM News Team at 9:53am 20th August 2019.

It's after a suspected explosive device was found near to Beaminster school.

Dorset Police said: "We were called at 1.27pm on Monday 19 August to a report of a possible explosive device found near to Beaminster school in the Newtown area. The army EOD team attended and removed the item which was found to not be explosive."

A cordon was put in place and was then lifted at around 4.15pm.