A trailer loaded with the biscuits was taken from Burton's Food factory in Cwmbran Getty

Sweet-toothed thieves have stolen £20,000 worth of biscuits from a factory in south Wales.

Gwent Police are investigating after a trailer was taken from the Burton Food's factory in Cwmbran in the early hours of Wednesday (17 June).

The trailer, which was holding the biscuits with a street value of £20,000, was later found empty in the Warrington area.

The factory confirmed "goods and a trailer" were stolen from its Llantarnam premises and are working closely with police.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting log 348 17/06/15.