Police are hunting a rapist who attacked a woman in her own home during a burglary.

The victim, who is in her 60s, was asleep at her home near Hyde town centre on New Year's Eve. She was woken at around 4.35am and confronted by a young man. He threatened her demanding money & jewellery before raping her.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111