Brit missing after typhoon

A British man who has reportedly gone missing after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines was visiting his girlfriend's relatives near to Tacloban. Colin Bembridge, who is from Grimsby, was with his partner and daughter, when the typhoon struck.

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Video: concern over Grimsby family after typhoon

There are concerns that a family living in Grimsby were amongst those killed during Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. Three members of the Bembridge family travelled to a holiday home to visit relatives in one of the areas worst-hit.

They arrived in Tacloban just a few days before the storm but have not been seen since as Emma Wilkinson reports.

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Picture: British man missing after Typhoon Haiyan

Colin Bembridge, 61, who has been reported missing near to Tacloban in the Philippines Credit: Facebook

The family of a British man who has gone missing after Typhoon Haiyan have appealed for help in finding him, his partner and their young daughter.

Joanne Bembridge wrote on Facebook: "Still missing - please share!"

"Maybelle Go , Victoria Go aged 3 and Colin Bembridge were last seen staying in Baybay, San Jose, Tacloban.

"There are unconfirmed reports that they got washed away and missing.

"Please please share this with everyone and let me know any information you have."

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Missing Briton was visiting relatives during typhoon

The devastated city of Tacloban near to where Colin Bembridge was reportedly staying with his girlfriend and young daughter Credit: Reuters

A British man who has reportedly gone missing after Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines was visting his girlfriend's relatives near to Tacloban.

Colin Bembridge, his partner and their 3 year old daughter Victoria, are thought to have hired a beach house in Baybay which was devastated in the storm.

Channel 4 News spoke to the mother of Mr Bembridge's girlfriend who showed them the wrecked house where the family had been staying.

She told them:

"I just want to know whether they are dead or whether they were blown by the winds."

While searching the wreckage she found a dress belonging to the youngest of her eight children - and a games consol belonging to Victoria.

She added: "Now that I am here I cannot see them. I am at a loss of where they are. My heart, it's hurting."

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