A rare and valuable classic 70s car was stolen from a road in Bulmer.

The 1973 Dodge Challenger, with personalised number plate WER5 13T, was taken from a layby on the B1058, Hedingham Road, between 9.30am and 4pm on Friday, August 3.

Essex Police area appealing for information relating to theft, or for anyone who has seen a similar car for sale to get in touch.

Contact 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/111664/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.