Heage Wine makers’ canes taken

Heage winemaking company Amber Valley Wines suffered a loss when thieves took more than 50 fibre-glass and plastic support canes from its main vineyard.

The theft took place on the A615 between Wessington and Tansley between 4pm Thursday, October 24, and 10am Saturday, October 25. Anyone with information is urged to contact police on 101 quoting crime reference number CR/45358/13.

Company director Duncan Mercer said: “This looks like a opportunistic theft but we cannot rule out another attempt. 
We have since increased security in order to deter the thieves.”