Van owners in Hereford are being advised to remain vigilant after thousands of pounds worth of tools were stolen from a van in the city and a second theft was also reported in another area of Hereford.

One theft happened on Monday night, on Harvey Road in the Hampton Dene area of the city. The thief took off with Makita and Dewalt kit.

Tools were then stolen from a van in the Hinton area of the city during the early hours of Thursday morning.