Witnesses wanted

POLICE have appealed for witnesses after thieves attempted to steal farm machinery from Beal last Wednesday.

The thieves were disturbed at Beal Farm at around noon and made off in the direction of the A1.

It is believed that they made off in a blue and silver four-wheel drive vehicle which was towing a large trailer.

The details of the vehicle have been circulated by police through the Farmwatch scheme, and anyone with information, or who may have seen the vehicle, is urged to contact Berwick police station through 03456 043043.