Vandals ‘severely damage’ Copthorne church lychgate

Vandals have caused severe damage to the lychgate at the entrance to St John The Evangelist Church in Copthorne.

Monday, 29th June 2020, 2:09 pm

Police say the vandals burnt the upper arm of the lychgate and wording on it.

A spokesman said:”This kind of behaviour will not be tolerated, it also destroys out heritage.”

He appealed to anyone with any information about the incident to call Sussex Police on the non-emergency number 101.

St John's Church, Copthorne SUS-200629-133005001

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