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Missing teenager found

Missing Cheltenham boy Billy Taylor has returned home safe Credit: Gloucestershire Police

Missing Cheltenham boy Billy Taylor has returned home safe and well this morning after being traced to an address in Evesham.

Officers were concerned for 14-year-old Billy's safety after he left his family home in the town on Saturday night (Feb 6) and didn't return.

Police and Billy's family would like to thank everyone who shared the appeal.

Appeal to find missing man, Bristol

Police are asking for help to find a 34-year-old man who has gone missing in Bristol.

They say they're concerned for the welfare of Amran Hussain, as he may be in a distressed state.

Police believe he may be in the Fishponds or Downend areas of the city.

Call 999 if you see Amran Hussain Credit: Avon and Somerset Police

Anyone who sees Amran is asked to call 999 immediately quoting reference 5216026408.

Anyone who has information about his whereabouts is asked to call 101 quoting the same reference number.

Body of missing Richard Cole found in an Amsterdam canal

Richard Cole hadn't been seen since January 25. Credit: Family

The body of a British man, who went missing in Amsterdam has been found in a canal - Dutch police have confirmed.

30-year-old Richard Cole, from Dursley in Gloucestershire, had been travelling from Copenhagen to Assen via the Dutch capital when he went missing.

He'd been in the Thorbeckeplein area of the city at about 2am UK time on January 25 when he vanished.

His body was found using sonar equipment and recovered by police divers after a tracker dog became "restless" around the Herengracht canal.

It was identified by Mr Cole's brother Lee who had gone to Amsterdam to visit bars and distribute leaflets as part of the search.

The Dutch police will continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding Richard’s death and detectives from Gloucestershire will be liaising with them in order to provide information to the coroner’s office.

Richard has been formally identified by his brother Lee"

– Gloucestershire Police


Missing man's family fly to Amsterdam to help search

Richard and his mother Debbie Credit: Debbie Thornhill/Facebook

The family of a Gloucester man who has gone missing in Amsterdam have flown out to the city to join the search.

30-year-old Richard Cole from Dursely had been travelling from Copenhagen to Assen via the Dutch capital when he disappeared.

He was last seen in the early hours of January 25, where he spoke to his girlfriend on the phone.

Credit: Debbie Thornhill/Facebook

Man missing from Bristol

Can you help us find missing Luke Stillwell? Credit: Avon and Somerset police

Police are concerned for a man missing from Bristol who was last seen leaving Southmead Hospital yesterday (Jan 22) afternoon.

Luke Stillwell, 33, is described as white, 6ft 2ins tall, of stocky build with cropped brown hair and a brown beard.

He was last seen wearing brown jogging bottoms, a brown hooded jacket, flip-flops, a hospital gown and a grey beanie hat. Luke was being treated for a foot injury so might be limping.

He has links to the Horfield and Frenchay areas.

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