A YELLOW JCB, similar to the one pictured here, was stolen from a farm in Whitfield, near Wotton under Edge.

Police are now appealing for help in locating it.

The JCB 3 CX was taken between 6pm on Thurs, September 10 and 5.15am the next day.

It has the reg plate X478 BYC.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said: "If you saw this vehicle being driven on the A38 between these times, or have any dashcam footage or any other information about the theft or the vehicle's current whereabouts, please call us on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5220206129."