Police appeal after quad bikes and trailer stolen in Swaledale

Police are appealing for information after a night of farm thefts in Swaledale.

Two quad bikes and a livestock trailer were taken on Thursday night.

According to one report, a white Ford Transit van, 56 registration, was seen in the Dales at the time of the thefts.

Anyone who witnessed anything is urged to call North Yorkshire Police on 101, quoting reference 12170040457.

Residents have been urged to report any suspicious vehicles, especially Transit size vans, seen overnight in the Dales.

Richmondshire residents can get their work or garden tools, farm equipment, saddles, trial bikes, trailers and household items security marked using new dot peen technology.

For more details on this free service email richmondshirepropertymarking@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk