Thieves pick up a penguin

VANDALS have damaged a number of bins in an area of Morpeth’s Carlisle Park.

Overnight on Friday, November 25, all the novelty penguin bins next to the paddling pool were ripped up. Some had to be taken away for repairs or replacement.

The ones that were put back in place were pushed over again overnight on Friday, December 2.

Vandals also caused damage to a section of fencing by the skate park which will need to be replaced.

Any witnesses or anyone with information about the offences should contact Morpeth police on 03456 043043.