THIEVES smashed a window to break into a Dallam church - stealing coffee and biscuits.

Police are appealing for information following the burglary at St Mark’s Church, Longshaw Street.

It happened between 5pm on Saturday and 10am on Sunday.

A rear window was broken with the church then searched for valuables.

Biscuits, coffee, a microwave and three microphones were stolen, according to officers.

Anyone with information can call police on 101.