Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

An Open Letter to the Thieves

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

An Open Letter to the Thieves

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WE don't know who you are, your situation or what you might be going through and how desperate you may be, but it disappoints us that you would steal from Sue Ryder Heaton Moor - a charity shop.

Not just steal money from our collection tin, but also break down the door to gain access to our shop during the night. As a result of this damage we will now need to pay thousands of pounds out of our own pocket to replace the front of our shop.

We would like you to know that when you damaged and stole from our shop, you not only stole from us, but from the Stockport community too.

You might not know that like most charity shops, the Sue Ryder Heaton Moor shop relies on the public's donations. The people who so generously donate their old clothing and books could have sold on these items to make some extra cash for themselves, but choose to donate to Sue Ryder instead. …

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