Unexploded bomb found in sea at Teignmouth

10 July 2018, 15:27 | Updated: 10 July 2018, 15:30

Teignmouth bomb

People are being told to avoid Teignmouth Pier after an unexploded WW1 device was found in the sea.

It was discovered 1000m off shore by a diver and bomb disposal experts have been called in. 

A 1000m safety zone has been put in place around the device which has been extended a further 500m inland. 

Police have evacuated the area as a safety precaution, while boats have been told to stay clear.