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Anti-aircraft shells, shotgun cartridges and bullets found at MRF

Anti-aircraft shells, shotgun cartridges and bullets were discovered on the sorting line of a materials recycling facility (MRF) run by Grosvenor Waste Management in Fengate, Peterborough, yesterday. Staff were evacuated and the police called in the bomb squad from RAF Wittering to deal with the find. The MRF was shut down for two hours while X-rays were taken. Luckily they showed that the munitions no longer contained explosives. Police had also stopped lorries visiting the site until ...