Theft of charity boxes in Talke

We received a call just after 9am this morning (19 November) reporting the theft of charity boxes in Talke.

Between 3pm and 4pm yesterday afternoon (Weds), two males entered Charter Veterinary Surgeons on Congleton Road and stole two charity boxes containing money from the public waiting room.

The charity boxes are for Macmillan and Hope funds.

Anyone with any information on the incident is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 143 of 19 November.

Alternatively, they can contact independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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