Thieves steal lead

AROUND £3,000 worth of lead has been stolen from a north Northumberland school.

Thieves targeted James Calvert Spence College – Acklington Road between Sunday, February 19, and Sunday, March 18, taking 150 metres of lead flashing from the roof of the school. The theft was only noticed when rain started to come through ceilings.

Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen people acting suspiciously in the area to contact them on 101 ext 69191.