North West Wales

Cemaes Bay beach reopens after marine flare find alert

North Wales Police has confirmed that the suspected explosive device found on a beach at Cemaes Bay, Anglesey, was a spent marine flare.

The cordon set up following the initial discovery has been removed and an army bomb disposal unit has been stood down.

The beach on the north coast of the island was sealed off behind the pier as a precaution.

Holyhead Coastguard dealt with the alert after the device was found.

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