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Police release picture of missing Penrith man

Missing man Thomas McMorrow

Police are appealing for information to help find a missing Penrith man.

26-year-old Thomas McMorrow went missing from the Glenridding area of Penrith late on Sunday, January 5.

He was last seen at the Inn on the Lake just after 10 pm that night where he had been at his work's Christmas party.

He is described as approximately 5 foot 11 inches in height, of slim build with short brown hair which is receding at the front.

He was last seen wearing blue denim trousers, a long sleeved white shirt and brown shoes.


Cumbrian man missing from Greek island

Roger Bainbridge Credit: Bainbridge family

Specialist search teams have been brought in to look for a Cumbrian man who has gone missing while on holiday in the Greek islands.

Roger Bainbridge, 67, from Kendal, was visiting his sister Maggie Cooper on the island of Paxos when he went missing.

Mr Bainbridge had taken a ferry to a nearby island of Antipaxos last Thursday, but when he didn't return for a family barbecue later that night they raised the alarm.

The Greek Embassy says that a 10-strong search team has been brought in from neighbouring Corfu.

A Greek Embassy Spokesman said:

"They are concentrating on the Antipaxos area. He went there and it is thought that is where he went missing. At this stage we don't know what happened to him and are focusing on finding him."

Man missing from Hawick

Kevin Shiel Credit: Police Scotland

Police are looking for help in finding a man who has been missing from his home in the Scottish Borders for a week.

Kevin Shiel, from Noble Place in Hawick, was last seen outside his home on Tuesday 10th September and has not been in touch with anyone since.

The 46-year-old is white, six foot two inches tall with a heavy build and has short dark brown hair.

Police say he may be carrying a rucksack with purple flashes.

A Police Scotland spokesman said:

"Kevin has access to money and is able to travel easily. He has previously visited various locations across the Borders, Edinburgh and into England to view art exhibitions and we are eager to hear from anyone who believes they have seen him in the past week.

"Similarly, we would also urge Kevin to get in touch with police or loved ones ASAP and let us know he's safe and well.

"Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or alternatively, the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


39-year-old man missing from Borders town

Richard Easton Credit: Police Scotland

A 39-year-old man from Duns in the Scottish Borders has gone missing.

Richard Easton is believed to have left his Knock Cottage home at around 2.30pm yesterday (10th April), and has not been seen since.

Mr Easton left in his silver Volvo S40, and may have travelled to Dumfries and Galloway or towards south Lanarkshire.

He is described as white, 6 foot tall with a slim build, with short brown hair, blue eyes and glasses.

Richard Easton Credit: Police Scotland

Inspector Brian MacFarlane from Police Scotland said:

"It's around 24 hours since anyone has heard from Richard and as such we are keen to locate him as soon as possible.

"Anyone who has seen or heard from him in this time, or can help officers trace him is asked to contact police immediately.

"Similarly, Richard is also asked to come forward to police, family or friends and let someone know that he's safe and well."

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101.

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