Thieves take metal cable from roof of church

METAL has been stolen from a church in Bedlington.

Thieves removed a three-metre length of metal lightning conductor cable from the side of St Cuthbert’s Parish Church in Front Street.

Police are now carrying out inquiries into the theft, which happened between July 25 and August 2, and are checking with local scrap yards.

Anyone with information should contact police in Bedlington on 03456 043043 ext 69191.