Thieves hit caravans

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a number of caravans were broken into at a sales premises near Morpeth.

Between 6pm on Monday and 8am on Tuesday, thieves illegally entered a number of caravans on the Ideal Caravan site in Clifton and stole a range of items, including six hitch tow bars, two water pumps, a heater, a mattress and some pairs of curtains.

Anyone who was in the area around the time of the theft and who may have seen any suspicious people or vehicles is asked to contact Morpeth police on 101, extension 69191.

Alternatively, telephone Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.