The husband and wife, who are both in their 70s, returned to find a patio door had been smashed and sentimental items stolen.
They saw glass strewn on the floor inside the house and discovered a Rosewood Edwardian bridge table and a valuable antique Mahjong set had been swiped.
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If anyone has information on the whereabouts of these items, call DC Morath via the 24-hour police inquiry centre on 101.
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