Police appeal after a burglary in Ilfracombe which saw Christmas presents and money stolen.

Police are appealing after burglars took Christmas presents and money from a house in Ilfracombe.

The break-in occurred in Belmont Road last night (Tuesday).

Police said items taken included presents and a purse containing monney.

A spokesman for Ilfracombe Police said: "If you were in the area and saw anything suspicious, or have any information which may assist us in identifying the offender, please call us on 101 or email 101@dc.police.uk, quoting crime ref CR/090322/16.

"Please remember to check your doors and windows are locked and secure."