Firefighters found the body of a man when they were called to a flat blaze in Hornsey last night. Two fire engines and 14 firefighters and officers from Hornsey fire station were called to Oakfield Road at 9.50pm, with the incident over around 11.15pm.
The fire damaged part of the ground floor flat and the cause of the fire is being investigated.
Frances Madigan is described as a white Irish woman, 5ft 6ins, who wears glasses and has auburn hair.
When last seen, she was wearing a blue anorak, black trousers, black leather boots and was carrying a black shoulder bag.
Police are appealing for help finding a 75-year-old pensioner who has gone missing from her home in Hornsey.
Frances Madigan left home in Carysfort Road, N8, to go shopping at about 2:00pm on Friday 15th February.
Officers are becoming increasingly concerned for her welfare as Mrs Madigan has dementia and requires medication.