Coastguard called to '˜ordnance' alarm at Northumberland beach

Amble Coastguard Rescue Team was paged this morning around 10.30am after a concerned member of the public came across what they believed was a suspected ordnance on Druridge Bay.

Saturday, 28th May 2016, 15:03 pm
Updated Saturday, 28th May 2016, 16:18 pm
Druridge 'ordnance'. Picture by Northumberland Coastguard HMCG

The team discussed the object with Humber Coastguard Operations Centre and Explosive ordnance disposal team which confirmed it was not ordnance.

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Picture courtesy of Northumberland Coastguard HMCG.