THIEVES managed to steal a mini digger worth thousands from a driveway.

Police say the digger was taken from Perpedairheol in Hengoed at about 10pm on Monday, February 4.

The machine, worth around £8500, is a Takeuchi TB014.

Anyone with any information is asked to call Gwent Police on 101 or Direct Message them on Facebook or Twitter, quoting log number 510 04/02/19.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.