Appeal after burglaries

TWO burglaries have taken place in the Ponteland area.

The first was between 5pm on Thursday, September 19, and 8am on Friday, September 20, at Dissington Lane. A shed was forced open and among the things taken were Walt Disney posters, a sink and a weight bench.

At about 4pm on Friday, September 20, an attempt was made to steal copper piping from a flat in Broadway, Darras Hall. Anyone with information should call 101.