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Sovereign Porter: concerns grow for missing girl

have you seen Sovereign Porter? Credit: Merseyside Police

A 16 year old girl has gone missing from Southport.

Sovereign Porter was last seen at home on Saturday 17th February at 2pm.

Her family are growing increasingly concerned for her safety and are asking for the public's help.

Sovereign was last seen wearing black leggings, a black coat with faux fur trim around the hood and white ‘huarache’ trainers.

We are making extensive efforts to find Sovereign and return her home safely. Anyone with information on her whereabouts is urged to get in touch by calling 101.

– Merseyside Police

Information can also be left with the independent charity Missing People by calling 116 000 or by emailing


Craig Daintry: police 'really concerned' for missing student

Have you seen Craig Daintry? Credit: Lancashire Police

Police say they are growing increasingly concerned for a missing student.

Craig Daintry, 19, was last seen shortly before 9pm on Monday, February 12th on Park Road in Ormskirk.

Mr Daintry, from Liverpool, is a student at Edge Hill University.

He was last seen wearing a grey T shirt, black shorts with a white stripe, a dark blue tracksuit top and dark trainers.

We are becoming really concerned about Craig and would urge anyone who sees him or knows where he might be to get in touch. We’d also ask Craig himself to contact us if he sees this appeal.

– Lancashire Police

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting log number 1308 of February 12th.

Simeon 'Joe' Richards: Police concerned for missing 85 year old

Simeon Richards, who's known as ‘Joe’, is from the Old Trafford area. Credit: GMP Stretford

Police in Manchester are appealing for help to find a missing pensioner.

Simeon Richards, who's known as ‘Joe’, is from the Old Trafford area.

Joe was last seen yesterdat in Stretford Mall.

If anyone does have any information on his whereabouts or any sightings please contact us immediately

– GMP Stretford


James Winterbottom: body found in search for missing 80 year old

Police looking for an 80 year old man who went missing during winter storms last week say they have found a body which they believed to be his.

James Winterbottom was last seen leaving his home in Didsbury on Tuesday evening.

Officers say they found a body in the River Mersey over the weekend, and that Mr Winterbottom's family had been informed.

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James Winterbottom: driver appeal in search for missing 80 year old

James vanished during an evening of bad weather. Credit: GMP Didsbury

Police searching for a missing man are now appealing to drivers in South Manchester to help find him.

80-year-old James Winterbottom was last seen at around 8.45pm on Tuesday eaving his home on Moor Park Road, Didsbury.

Concerns were raised after it was thought that James was not wearing clothing suitable to the severe weather that's hit the area this week.

Detectives believe he has walked along a stretch of Manchester Road between the Parrs Wood Entertainment Centre and Cheadle.

Despite our best efforts we have been unable to find James so far and his family are understandably becoming more and more concerned.

I am appealing to anyone who was driving along that road, around that time, to please think if you saw an elderly man walking or anyone matching James’ description.

– Detective Inspector Gareth Davies

People are also being asked to check their dash-cam footage.

“We are doing everything we can to make sure he is safe and bring him back to his loved ones.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 0161 856 4882 or 101, quoting incident number 2017 of 16/01/18.

James Winterbottom: Concerns grow for pensioner missing overnight

Have you seen James Winterbottom? Credit: GMP Didsbury

Police are searching for an 80 year old man who went missing in Manchester overnight.

Concerns were growing for James Winterbottom last night as the weather worsened in the region.

He was last seen at 20:45 in East Didsbury last night. He was wearing a navy jumper, navy trousers and black shoes.

Anyone with information or who has seen Mr Winterbottom is asked to contact police on 101.

Michael Brookes: Urgent appeal over missing teenager

Have you seen Michael Brookes? Credit: Lancashire Police

Police are concerned about a teenager who has not been seen in over 24 hours.

Michael Brookes, who's from Preston, was last seen at around 2am yesterday morning (Sunday, January 14).

The 19 year old was with a friend on Avenham Park, but left the park alone and has not been seen since.


  • around 5ft 7ins
  • slim build
  • short dark hair
  • speaks with a Liverpool accent
  • last seen wearing black skinny jeans and a black hooded top with a camouflage pattern at the bottom

If you have seen him or know where he is, please call Lancashire Police on 101.

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