DANIEL McCarthy has pleaded guilty to stealing two kitchen hobs worth £1,598.

McCarthy, 27, of Wales Street, Winnall, admitted taking the Neff hobs from Eco German Kitchens Ltd, in Pitt, near Winchester, between August 31 2016 and March 14 2017.

Magistrates in Basingstoke imposed no fine but ordered he pay an £85 victim surcharge and £40 costs.