Mindless vandals smashed up wildlife trust's vehicles and nicked wheels
Vandals smashed up vehicles and stole equipment - forcing a wildlife trust to cancel vital conservation work.
Tees Valley Wildlife Trust had to disappoint children from a local school and cancel a planned activity.
Not only did yobs smash windows and mirrors, the thieves stole wheels off the vans leaving one of the vehicles on bricks at the Margrove Park compound, near Boosbeck .
A high-value chainsaw and tools was also stolen, leaving the total value of damage and stolen goods at up to £2,000.
Steve Ashton, the trust’s People and Wildlife manager, said: ”As a charity the Trust has to raise... read more
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