PRECIOUS antiques were stolen from a house after burglars smashed the patio doors.

The incident took place on Benson Road in Ewelme, near Wallingford, between 9.38pm and 10.01pm on Tuesday.

At least one person entered via the rear of the house by smashing a pane of glass on the patio doors, before stealing the items.

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Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses and if you have any information call 101, quoting the reference 43190046069.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.