Heartless act

HEARTLESS thieves stole a charity box from Widdrington Surgery.

Between 7.30pm on Friday and 9.30am on Saturday, an offender gained access to the premises by smashing a window and then reached in to steal the item.

The Coca Cola branded box was recovered close to the scene in a damaged state, although secure, without its contents. Anyone with information about the theft should telephone Morpeth police on 03456 043043.