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Police appeal for missing Northumberland man find a body

Police who were searching for a vulnerable missing Northumberland man have found the body of a man.

Police find the body of a man Credit: ITV News Tyne Tees

Police were appealing for help in tracing Alan Davis, 63, from Comb Hill in Haltwhistle. He left his home at around 1am on January 13th.

They have now found the body of a man. Formal identification has yet to take place.

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Over 1,000 homes across the region left without power during wintry weather

Almost 1,100 homes across the Tyne Tees region are without power after wintry weather hit the North East on Friday morning.

In Bamburgh, in Northumberland, 170 homes are without power and Northern Powergrid say power may not be restored until later on Friday afternoon.

If you're affected by power outages, you can check for an estimated restore time below.

There are also homes in North Tyneside, Teesside, South Tyneside, Wearside and County Durham without power.

Northern Powergrid estimates power will be restored in stages throughout Friday between 10.45am and 3pm.

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