AN expensive racing bike has been stolen from outside of a cafe.

The lime green Wilier GTS Ultegra bike was taken from outside a cafe in Wolsingham Market Place in Weardale at 11.05am on Friday, May 25.

Crook Police have released CCTV footage of the man they believe is responsible for the theft on Facebook.

Officers are appealing for anyone who recognises the man or has any information regarding the bike's location to contact them on 101 quoting reference number DHM-25052018-0144.