Church burgled in Wirksworth

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A Wirksworth church was targeted by thieves who stole from the vestry.

St Mary’s Church, on Church Walk, was broke in to between midnight on Monday April 27 and midnight the following day. The burglars gained access through the kitchen.

They took a large amount of Hallmark silver and church items used for communion including a ciborium, a paten and two standing patens.

Anyone with information should call Derbyshire Police on 101.