Police have managed to reunite a bike with its owner, after receiving a tip off about its location.

Officers were engaged in a traffic operation at the Daisy Nook Park when they were approached with intelligence about a stolen vehicle.

Police were told there was a bike which had been taken without permission in a rear garden.

They acted on this, carried out checks which confirmed that the bike had been stolen, and managed to return it to its owner, who lived in Oldham.