A ride-on lawn mower was stolen from Horn Ash, near Broadwindsor, sometime between 5pm last Thursday and 7am on Friday.

The mower, a Husquvana CTD150 lawn mower with a missing battery cover and a nearside front wheel twisted at an angle of 45 degrees, was taken from an insecure barn.

Other stolen items included a Husquvana chainsaw and a Stihl strimmer with a hedge cutting attachment.

Anyone with information should call Dorset Police on 101 quoting 023887.