A CAR and electrical items were stolen from a Hazlemere home in a burglary that took place just after Christmas Day.

Between 11.30pm on Wednesday December 26 and 8.10am on Thursday December 27 offenders gained entry to the house in Rose Avenue through the front door.

They conducted a tidy search of the downstairs rooms and left taking various small electrical items.

The intruders also took the keys and the car, a Black VW Golf 1.6 FSI, registration YG54 OPA.

Police are appealing for anybody who has seen the car being driven around or any information as to its whereabouts to contact them.

Anyone with information should call the Thames Valley Police 24-hour non-emergency single number 101 and ask to speak to PC Sarah Simpson of High Wycombe police station.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.