Vandals have caused thousands of pounds of damage to a play park in south Norfolk.

Play equipment was destroyed and a bin was also set alight in the incident at the recreation ground off Wilderness Lane in Harleston.

It is believed that the vandalism happened at about 4.30pm on Monday, January 2.

It is thought the damage will cost several thousands of pounds to repair.

Police are appealing for witnesses following the incident.

Anyone who saw what happened or has any information should contact PC Rory Ambrose-Simpson on 101 or by email quoting 36/909/23.