ANTIQUE furniture and jewellery were stolen from a house in Twyford near Winchester.

Entry was forced and raiders stole items including an 8ft grandfather clock and a 6ft by 4ft cabinet plus Chinese-style pottery and antique jewellery.

The burglary in Hazeley Road took place between 8.30pm on Thursday, May 8, and 10.30am on Friday, May 9.

PC Jasmin Connolly from Winchester police station said: “This burglary has been devastating for the family as many precious family belongings have been stolen including very large pieces of furniture.

“The offenders must have used a van to remove the items and there are likely to have been at least two people.”

Anyone with information can call PC Connolly at Winchester police station on 101. You can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.