Kent Police is repeating its appeal for information about the whereabouts of a missing man from Birchington.
76-year-old David Mirams was last seen at 2 pm on Thursday afternoon (10 October) in a field by Old Road in Sarre, near Birchington.
Officers have carried out extensive searches of the area where he was last seen including the use of a Police Helicopter and Police Marine Unit officers to search water courses. They have been assisted by volunteers from Kent Search and Rescue Team members.
A search will resume today for an elderly man who told his wife he'd walk home but hasn't been seen since. Seventy-six-year-old David Mirams was last seen at 2pm on Thursday 10th October in a field by Old Road in Sarre in Thanet.
He had told his wife he planned to walk home to Dane Road in Birchington - but he never turned up. He is described as white, 6ft tall, of slim build. He was wearing a grey and green Berghaus jacket over a pale blue T shirt, blue jeans and walking shoes.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Kent Police on 101 quoting incident number 10-1139.
Fire crews were called to reports of a minor gas explosion in a commercial oven at a children's play centre in Birchington this morning. A woman, thought to be in her mid 40's suffered superficial burns to her arm and forehead and was treated at the scene by ambulance crews.
The property did not need to be evacuated but the gas supply was isolated.