Snails snatched

Joseph Bulmer

TORRINGTON police are on the trail of two stolen snails.

The snail sculptures, hand made by Doreen Gardner of Orchard Pottery, were part of a large display of sculptures in Lady Anne’s Garden, part of RHS Rosemoor Garden, Torrington.

They were stolen from the garden at some time between December 1 and December 3.

The snails are named Henry, who is 38cm long, and Lottie who is 24cm.

If anyone has any information about the incident or where the snails might be, they are asked to contact Torrington police on 08452 777 444, quoting reference CT/10/524.