Lock it or lose it

POLICE are urging members of the public to lock up their bikes after three were stolen in Amble.

A women’s cycle and two children’s BMXs were taken from the Amble Links Holiday Park between 6pm on Wednesday, August 31 and 8am on Thursday, September 1.

One was a silver and purple Magna mountain bike, worth £150. Another was a child’s brown BMX worth £180 and the third a pink and black BMX, worth £100 with the words challenge side on the frame.

Police inquiries into the thefts are under way.