Spitalfileds Market has been shut down after an unexploded bomb was unearthed this morning.
The bomb was found on a building site and police have cordoned off the whole market.
Twitter user Mia Buckton tweeted that the bomb was discovered in the “excavated fruit and wool hall”.
Spitalfields market evacuated due to an unexploded WW2 bomb having been discovered in excavated Fruit and Wool Hall. pic.twitter.com/ufagQGMC0q
— Mia Buckton (@AtelierMiaB) November 12, 2015