Thieves steal silver chalice from Wensleydale church

St Margaret's Church, Hawes. Photo: Alexander P Kapp.

A silver chalice were among the items stolen from a Wensleydale church this week.

Thieves broke into St Margaret’s Church in Hawes between 6pm on Tuesday and 8am on Wednesday.

They stole cash and a silver plate, as well as the chalice.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said: “Please if you live close by could you check your CCTV/Ring doorbells for any suspicious persons or vehicles in the area.

“Also please let us know if your saw anyone in the area at the time who were acting suspicious.”

Please call 101 with any information.