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Sittingbourne, UK: £500 reward for return of stolen Wormshill church items

27 September 2010 Last updated at 08:25 ET
£500 reward for return of stolen Wormshill church items
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-kent-11417536

The antique items had been in the church for at least 150 years
A £500 reward is being offered for the return of antique items stolen from a church in Kent.

The items in St Giles Church, in The Street, Wormshill, near Sittingbourne, had been there for at least 150 years.

They included a heavy brass altar cross and two brass candlesticks, which were on the main altar, and two small brass vases on a side altar.

The reward is being offered by the church warden following the theft between 12 and 19 September.

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