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Concern for missing Braithwaite teenager

Missing teenager Tom Hammond Credit: Cumbria Police

Police in Cumbria are becoming increasingly concerned for a 15-year-old boy who is missing from the Braithwaite area.

Tom Hammond, from York, was last seen at High Bridge in Braithwaite at 4.30pm on Friday 28th October.

He is described as:

  • 5ft 7 inches tall
  • Slim build
  • Short blonde hair

He was last seen wearing a dark blue duffel coat, light blue jeans and walking boots.

Anyone who has seen Tom is asked to contact police immediately on 101.


Searches ongoing for missing 79-year-old in Borders

UPDATE: Sarah has been since been found safe and well.

Police Scotland is searching for an elderly woman reported missing in the Scottish Borders.

Sarah Philips was last seen at around 7:30am on Saturday, May 14, near her home in Bonchester Bridge.

The 79-year-old is fit for her age and is believed may have walked into a rural area through fields or local forestry routes.

Specialist search teams including dog handlers and police helicopter are carrying out an extensive search in the vicinity in an effort to find Sarah as quickly as possible.

They are being aided by the Coastguard and by members of the Tweed Valley Mountain Rescue.

Sarah may appear confused or disorientated and police are growing increasingly concerned for her welfare.

She is described as 5'1''tall, with short white hair, of medium build and with blue eyes. As the time of her disappearance she was wearing a brown coat, short blue trousers, a red hat and tan coloured boots.

Sarah may appear very confused and concern for her is growing as time passes.

Anyone who may have seen her should contact police.

Concern for missing Calderbridge man

The 52-year-old was last seen driving in the Calderbridge area. Credit: Cumbria Police

Police in Cumbria say they are concerned for the welfare of a man who has gone missing in Calderbridge.

Mark Jenkinson, 52, was last seen around 1pm on Thursday, March 31. He was driving a silver Rover with the registration PY52 FNN.

He is described as being white, of a slim build, with black hair that is balding and is approximately 6ft tall, wearing farming attire and wellington boots.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact the police immediately on 101.

Concern for missing Maryport woman

Evelyn Bell, 52, from Maryport was last seen in Whitehaven on Monday Credit: Cumbria Police

Police are concerned for the welfare of a 52-year-old woman who has gone missing in the Whitehaven area.

Evelyn Bell, from Allonby near Maryport, was last seen close to Whitehaven police station at 11am on Monday 18 January.

She is described as being white, of medium build, with very long dark brown hair with glasses and is approximately 5ft 8 inches tall. She may be wearing blue/black waterproof trousers, and a pink Berghaus jacket with black canvas shoes.

Police are concerned for her wellbeing as this is out of character and appeal to anyone who may have seen Evelyn to get in touch on 101.


Police appeal for information over 92-year-old missing from Maryport

Mary Cope who is missing from Maryport Credit: Cumbria Police

Police say they are concerned for the welfare of a 92-year-old woman missing from Maryport.

Mary Cope was last seen at around 9am this morning (January 11th) at the Jah Jireh Residential Home on Main Street, Maryport.

She is described as white, of slimish build, 5ft 3" tall, with short wavy grey/ white hair. She walks with a small stoop and has a Scottish accent.

She is believed to be wearing a rosy coloured 3/4 length anorak with a hood, possibly grey trousers and black strappy shoes, and have with her a tri-wheeled zimmer frame with a shopping bag attached and a black shoulder handbag.

Police are appealing to anyone who may have seen Mrs Cope to get in touch. Police would also urge Mrs Cope is she sees this appeal to let them know she is safe and well.

Anyone with information is asked to call Cumbria Police on 101.

Police appeal for missing Berwick woman

Katie Grout Credit: Northumbria Police

Police are appealing for help in tracing a missing 23-year-old Berwick woman.

Katie Grout from Goldstone in the town left her home at approximately 7am on Thursday, October 8.

She is described as white, 5 feet 5" tall, very slim build, with shoulder length brown hair with a small scar under her chin.

She was wearing black and white checked trousers, black long sleeved top and grey boots.

Katie left home driving her silver Vauxhall Corsa car registration DY61 HJJ.
She was spotted near Harthill Service Station on the M8 and is believed to be travelling to Glasgow.

Police are concerned for her welfare and are carrying out enquiries to locate Katie.

Officers are appealing for Katie to make contact with them, or anyone who recognises her to call police straightaway.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101.

Concern grows for missing man in Scottish Borders

Credit: Police Scotland

Police in the Scottish Borders are appealing for information to help find a man reporting missing from Peebles.

Tuan Huu DINH was last seen leaving the McDonald Cardrona Hotel at around 8.35pm on Saturday 20 June 2015.

The 32-year-old, who was part of a tour party visiting from Vietnam and has limited English, has not been seen or heard from since and concern is now growing for his welfare.

He is described as South East Asian appearance and is 5ft 6 inches tall with short black hair. He was wearing a black jacket, blue jeans and Nike trainers.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately.

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