Northern Ireland

Specialised farm machinery stolen

Strand Road police station
Image caption Strand Road police station

One of only two JCB 'Groundhog' machines in Northern Ireland has been stolen from a farmyard in Londonderry.

The machine, which is used for ground clearance, was taken from the farm on the Belt Road on Tuesday night.

An Ifor Williams flatbed trailer, a Honda generator and a Honda power washer were also stolen.

The police have appealed for information.