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 Post subject: Boy finds "bomb"
PostPosted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 11:20 am 
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Schoolboy finds WWII bomb on first trip out with metal detector Christmas present

A seven-year-old boy sparked a major security scare after discovering a buried WWII
bomb – with a metal detector he got for Christmas.

Read more : http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/uknews/ ... esent.html



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 Post subject: Re: Boy finds "bomb"
PostPosted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 12:03 pm 
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Seven years old or not, detecting and then digging withouit permission on a National Nature Reserve that is also a SSSI amongst other designations, is really not a good advert for the hobby.........and never mentioned once in the press reports........... :g51:

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 31, 2012 12:04 pm 
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Can't see anywhere in that report, or in the report on the BBC website, that says they were out on Roydon Common "with landowner's permission to dig". Would I be correct in assuming it's just another case of somebody buying a machine and then thinking they can just stroll where they like and dig holes? Maybe I'm lacking in the Christmas spirit, or don't you think that any machine ought to come with a huge poster saying NO PERMISSION - NO DIG!!! I shall now retreat to my shelter wearing a large tin hat. :hahaha: :hahaha:


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