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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.

Police 'extremely concerned' for missing Cockermouth man

David Stockdale Credit: Cumbria Police

Police are extremely concerned for the welfare of a 58-year-old man who is missing from Lorton in Cockermouth.

They say that David Stockdale, who has been missing since 15th August, could be anywhere in the country.

Mr Stockdale is described as five foot ten inches tall, with an athletic build and he can cover large distances on foot.

Inspector Dennis Kelly, of the Allerdale Rural Neighbourhood Policing Team, said:

“We remain very concerned for David’s welfare and his whereabouts. We have officers working 24 hour days making enquiries and looking for him.

“We want the public to know that his appearance may have changed from the picture that has been issued as his hair colour will be more grey.

"We want members of the public who believe they may have seen this man to get in touch with us and so can then investigate further.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cumbria Police on 101 and ask to speak to any officer at Cockermouth Police Station.


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