British sailor missing in Dubai

The family of a British sailor missing in Dubai have pleaded for information on his whereabouts. The Royal Navy have said they are doing all they can to locate Leading Seaman Timothy (Timmy) MacColl, who has not been seen since 2am on Sunday.

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Navy sailor missing in Dubai

The Royal Navy has said that a crew member of HMS Westminster has gone missing while his ship was docked in Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.

Leading seaman Timothy Andrew MacColl, 27, is from Gosport in Hampshire, and originally from Killin, in Scotland.

Leading seaman Timothy Andrew Maccoll Credit: MOD

The father of two was last seen getting in to a taxi alone at around 2am on Sunday near a hotel bar in the Deira area. The Ministry of Defence is working with the Foreign Office and local representatives to locate him.

Leading seaman Maccoll's Next of Kin have been informed.

Leading seaman Timothy Andrew Maccoll Credit: MOD

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