North Yorkshire Police is appealing for information after a horse trailer was stolen from a building near Newsham.

Between 6pm on Wednesday 20 July and 8.30am on Saturday 23 July , a maroon coloured Ifor Williams horse trailer was stolen from an agricultural building on the B6275 (Piercebridge Road) close to the Newsham/Eppleby crossroads.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about any individuals or vehicles acting suspiciously in the area around this time.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should email You can also call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC 1521, Helen Sutherland.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12220128673.