One of the detonated shells
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Bomb squad detonates two shells found in Mile Cross

An Army bomb disposal unit has carried out a controlled explosion on two WWII shells in Norwich.

The shells were discovered in Bowers Avenue, Mile Cross, on Wednesday.

Around 100 homes were evacuated and residents were moved to the nearby Norman Centre.

  • 23 Feb 2012
  • From the section Norfolk