You may be aware that there have been a number of burglaries and thefts in surrounding villages recently. It seems as if they are visiting villages during the day to target at night. There has already been an attempted burglary in the village under similar circumstances.
Please make sure that you have made all of your belongings as safe as possible - especially items in the garden or sheds.
If you do happen to notice any individuals or strangers wandering around acting suspiciously during the day, please jot down a description, along with any vehicle registration number. They may be perfectly innocent but it could come in useful later on for evidence, if any burglaries occur in the village.