OFFICERS investigating a burglary at an East Dorset golf club are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward after equipment worth £35,000 were stolen.

Outbuildings at the Crane Valley Golf Club near Verwood were broken into on the night of Wednesday November 13 2019. Padlocks were cut and chains removed to gain access then offenders made off with around £35,000-worth of Stihl petrol landscaping tools and a Kubota RTV X1110 4X4 utility vehicle.

PC Geoff Avey-Hebditch, of East Dorset police, said: “We are continuing to make enquiries into this burglary and I am appealing to anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area on the night of the offence to please contact us.

“I would also like to hear from anyone who comes across petrol tools or a vehicle matching the description given for sale in unusual circumstances.”

*Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190179664. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via