Padstow RNLI lifeboat crew launch to reports of an unexploded ordnance
The Levan Mor fishing vessel reported the ordnance to the Coastguard and stood by while Padstow RNLI crew launched and arrived on scene at 12.11pm today (9 October), approximately nine miles north of Trevose.
The lifeboat crew and bomb disposal experts returned to the scene and a Royal Navy diver entered the water to recover the ordnance. The crew returned to the lifeboat station at 2.57pm and the Padstow Coastguard team took the bomb disposal experts to Constantine Bay where the ordnance was safely destroyed.
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