Hollicombe beach evacuated and cordoned off

(Last Updated On: April 9, 2017)

Update here: https://wearesouthdevon.com/hollicombe-beach-reopens-following-bomb-scare/

Hollicombe beach has been evacuated this afternoon, 9th April.

Early reports suggest there is a suspected wartime device that has been found in the area.

Photo: Shaun Tarr

The beach was full of people enjoying the sun.

The area has been cordoned off and police and coastguard are at the scene.

Photo: Shaun Tarr

The headland footpath has also been closed off.

Photo: Shaun Tarr

More information as it becomes available.

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