Appeal after 1,000-year-old cross is stolen from village junction

Saxon Celtic cross

Saxon Celtic cross - Credit: Archant

Police have released a picture of an ancient stone Celtic cross stolen from a village near Peterborough.

The Saxon cross was taken from Sutton Cross, at the junction of Ermine Street and Peterborough Road in Ailsworth, between 8am on July 20 and 2pm on July 22.

The cross was renovated for the Millennium.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800-555-111.