An appeal has been made to help find a piece of decorative crochet artwork in the north of the county that was stolen.

A post box topper has been taken from the Market Place in Bicester within the last couple of days.

Posting in a Bicester community group on social media, Linda Perry said: “I know that the people who put so much work into making things for the town would really like it back.

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“Do you know who took it or where it is?

“Please message me and I’ll make sure it gets back to the people who made it.”

Since Buckingham Palace announced the death of the Queen, several post box toppers have appeared in towns across Oxfordshire in memory of the late monarch.


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This story was written by Matthew Norman, he joined the team in 2022 as a Facebook community reporter.

Matthew covers Bicester and focuses on finding stories from diverse communities.

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