Park furniture damaged by vandals

Fermyn Woods Country Park
Fermyn Woods Country Park

Park furniture at two popular country parks in east Northamptonshire has been damaged by vandals.

On Saturday, November 16, between 6pm and 8pm, furniture and a safety rail were damaged and a safety rope thrown into water at Barnwell country park.

Then overnight between Saturday and Sunday, November 23 and 24, furniture was damaged at Fermyn Woods country park when four solid wooden benches were dug out of the ground, finger posts and signposts were uprooted and two bird tables were damaged.

Police say this is likely to have happened between 5pm on Saturday and 8am the following morning.

Witnesses to either of these incidents, or anyone with information, are asked to phone Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.