South West Wales

Fishermen off Swansea find 'explosive' in net

Fishermen got more than they bargained for with an unusual catch off the coast of Swansea.

Swansea coastguard said the trawler reported pulling up a form of explosive from the sea bed on Tuesday afternoon.

The coastguard said it was highly unusual for ordnance to be found in this way.

Explosives experts are due to collect the device on Wednesday morning and take it away for disposal.

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