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Several pay-and-display machines broken into across the Derbyshire Dales recently

All the incidents have taken place since the start of August.

Four car park pay-and-display machines at beauty spots in the Derbyshire Dales have been broken during the past six weeks.

Most recently, a machine at the Parsons Field car park in Hartington was targeted sometime between Friday 6 September and Monday 9 September.

Machines in the car park at the Longshaw Estate have been broken in to overnight between Tuesday 13 August and Wednesday 14 August, and overnight between Thursday 8 August and Friday 9 August.

The machine at the car park at Curbar Gap was targeted sometime overnight between Friday 2 August and Saturday 3 August.

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