Sheffield & South Yorkshire

World War Two bombs found at city building site

Bomb disposal in Sheffield
Image caption Bomb disposals experts were called to a building site near Don Valley stadium

Bomb disposal experts were called to Sheffield after two suspected World War Two bombs were found on a building site near Don Valley stadium.

South Yorkshire Police evacuated a number of businesses in the Attercliffe area and roads around the site were sealed off.

Worksop Road was closed at the junction of Britnall Street at 13:00 BST.

Trams were stopped as a precautionary measure and a bomb disposal team removed the shells around 20:45 BST.

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