INVESTIGATIONS are under way after money was stolen from an Ulverston takeaway.

Police are investigating a burglary at Lakeland Continental in King Street at approximately 4.20am on Wednesday August 7.

Police said entry has been forced to the property and an amount of cash was taken.

Police are appealing for witnesses, CCTV or any dashcam footage at the time of the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or email quoting log 20 of August 7.