POLICE are appealing for information after a safe containing £600 was stolen from a cafe in Godshill overnight (Sunday morning).

The safe was stolen from the Old Smithy on the High Street just after midnight.

A spokesperson for the Isle of Wight Police said: "It took place sometime between 12.10am and 12.40am on Sunday.

"Entry was gained to the cafe through a rear window and the safe taken.

"An investigation is underway.

"We are appealing for anyone who was in this area at the time to get in touch.

"If so, please call 101, quoting the crime reference number 44190440819."