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SS Thistlegorm images released by Nottingham University – BBC News


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SS Thistlegorm images released by Nottingham University
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New 3D images of one of the world’s best known World War Two dive sites have been released to the public. British merchant steam ship SS Thistlegorm was hit by a German bomber in 1941 and lies on the bed of the Red Sea off the coast of Egypt.
Website launched to let armchair divers explore sunken WWII shipNottingham Post
Virtual tour of second world war shipwreck goes onlineThe Guardian

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London Eye evacuated after ‘wartime bomb’ found in Thames – BBC News


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London Eye evacuated after ‘wartime bomb’ found in Thames
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The London Eye and Westminster Pier were evacuated after reports of a unexploded wartime era “ordnance”. Police were called to the area at 10:30 BST after a suspected World War One or World War Two device was found on the foreshore on the River …
London Eye and Waterloo Pier evacuated after authorities find World War-era bombThe Independent
London Eye evacuated over reports of unexploded World War II bomb in River ThamesEvening Standard
London Eye evacuated after reports of unexploded wartime era bombTelegraph.co.uk
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Police consider manslaughter charges over London blaze as thousands evacuated – Reuters


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Police consider manslaughter charges over London blaze as thousands evacuated
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Detective Superintendent Fiona McCormack said experts had now concluded that the earlier fire, the mostly deadly blaze in London since World War Two, had started in a fridge freezer. The blaze has provoked anger and heaped pressure on Prime Minister …
London Fire Brigade reissues ‘stay put’ advice after Grenfell Tower blazeBBC News
London high-rises evacuated as fire precautionABC News
Fire Hazards Force Evacuation of 5 London High RisesNew York Times
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