Brits are targets in Ibiza warns Heidi

PUBLISHED: 02:01 07 August 2008 | UPDATED: 22:09 15 June 2010

THURSDAY, AUGUST 7: A HONITON woman is warning people to look after their personal belongings while abroad after falling victim to a sneak thief in Ibiza. Heidi Radford, 43, was on holiday with a group of women from Honiton, when her handbag was stolen. She lost 160 Euros,

A HONITON woman is warning people to look after their personal belongings while abroad after falling victim to a sneak thief in Ibiza.Heidi Radford, 43, was on holiday with a group of women from Honiton, when her handbag was stolen. She lost 160 Euros, her mobile phone and a digital camera."I was at a bar overlooking a marina on the third day of my week-long holiday when the bag was stolen," said Heidi."I was aware that such thefts can occur and made sure I kept my bag where I could feel it."I went to the Ladies' and when I came back I put the bag by my feet, so it was touching me. Moments later, I could feel it had gone."Heidi says the theft occurred at around the same time she was distracted by a street trader, who was selling novelty gifts."Just be aware. That's what I would advise people who are planning to holiday in Ibiza this year," said Heidi."My insurance company said thieves are targeting the British at the moment. It's bad.

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