Watch out, a car thief's about!

Published:  24 September, 2009

GLOUCESTERSHIRE: Police have named the top 10 vehicle targeted by car thieves as part of a month-long operation to combat a seasonal rise in thefts. Among them are vehicles typically used by merchants, suppliers and their sales forces, such as the Mondeo, Astra and the Transit.

The top 10 vehicles targeted were:

  1. Vauxhall Corsa
  2. Peugeot 206
  3. Vauxhall Astra
  4. Peugeot 106
  5. Ford Transit
  6. Citroen Saxo
  7. Renault Clio
  8. Ford Fiesta
  9. Peugeot 306
  10. Ford Mondeo


Sign Up

For the Builders' Merchants News enewsletter.

In the spotlight


Builders Merchants Vacancies – UK Wide

We work closely with the National and Large Independent Builders Merchants as well as Manufacturers & Distributors. We have vacancies all over the UK for those who work within the Building Supplies sector.

Guest Blog by Simon Damp

Is DIY a lost art?

As time goes by, the art of do-it-yourself when it comes to activities around the home and garden is fast becoming more and more of a lost art.