prompt warning from Burnham-On-Sea police
in Burnham-On-Sea have this week warned cyclists in the area to
take extra care in securing their bikes after a spate of thefts.
One bike was stolen on Saturday from outside the 99p shop in
Burnham High Street while another was taken from a front garden
in Rosewood Avenue.
In total, four insecure pedal cycles worth hundreds of pounds
have been stolen, prompting the warning.
Inspector Roger Tolley told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We would
advise bike owners to ensure they are not left in view and are
securely locked away when not in use."
He appealed for anyone with information about the thefts - or
who is offered cheap bikes - to contact police via the new non-emergency