Thursday, June 6, 2013

Pupil Takes Artillery Shell To Show And Tell

Army bomb disposal teams were called to a primary school after a year five pupil took an artillery shell to show and tell.

Pupils were evacuated after the alarm was raised at St Margaret's Church of England Primary School in the village of Bowers Gifford, Essex.

The 250 youngsters at the school gathered at a safe distance while the 20cm (8-inch) artillery shell was taken to a nearby field.