London Bridge is sealed off amid fears a WWII bomb has been found at Guy’s hospital


London Bridge is sealed off amid fears a WWII bomb has been found at Guy’s hospital

London Bridge has been closed amid fears a World War Two bomb may have been found nearby.

Police said on Twitter they had been made aware of a ‘possible WW2 ordnance’ shortly before 5pm at King’s College London’s Guy’s Campus, which is opposite Guy’s Hospital in Southwark, south London. 

They added: ‘Traffic is being diverted and roads closed. Please avoid the area. Experts are on the scene.’

One person working nearby said they had been told by police to ‘get back in the building and stay away from the windows’. 

Images posted on social media showed a police cordon blocking off the road towards London Bridge. 

More to follow.  

London Bridge has been closed amid fears a World War Two bomb may have been found nearby. Above: Police said a possible explosive may have been found at Guy’s Campus, on Great Meze Pond, in Southwark. It is opposite Guy’s hospital

Police said on Twitter they had been made aware of a 'possible WW2 ordnance' shortly before 5pm at King's College London's Guy's Campus, which is opposite Guy's Hospital in Southwark, south London

Police said on Twitter they had been made aware of a ‘possible WW2 ordnance’ shortly before 5pm at King’s College London’s Guy’s Campus, which is opposite Guy’s Hospital in Southwark, south London



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