Thieves break into school and steal brand new bikes

Thieves broke into a Sheffield primary school and stole brand new bikes which will ‘considerably’ cost the school to replace.

Thursday, 21st March 2019, 2:07 pm

Staff at Prince Edward Primary School, on Queen Mary Road, discovered the grounds had been broken into overnight.

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The bikes that were stolen had only just been bought from the school budget and were for the sole use of pupils.

South Yorkshire South East NHP said: “These bikes will now need to be replaced, at some considerable cost to the School. This money could have been used to pay for books/laptops that would assist in the education of the pupils.”

If anyone has any information regarding this theft, get in touch with the police on 101 quoting the reference 8312/8091 or speak to a member of the teaching staff.