Lineker's Twitter appeal after mum's car was stolen

Match of the Day presenter Gary Lineker has tweeted an appeal for help in finding his mother's car, which was stolen as she underwent dialysis treatment in Stoneygate in Leicestershire.

He says she is "heartbroken" as there were many personal possessions inside.

His first tweet attracted over 5,000 retweets in 20 minutes:


Some rotter has stolen my mum's car after dialysis in Leicester. Silver/grey Corsa EX09TXE. I'll reward any help with return. RT please.


A lot of her personal possessions were in the car as she's moving home. Poor women is heartbroken.


Should also say please call the police if you have information, as it's difficult to see all tweets. Car taken from Stoneygate.

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