Police believe a missing man from Essex could be in Windermere.
Paul Meakins, 54, was last seen in the Essex area on 29 March.
But his credit card has been used regularly in the Windermere area over the past few days, banking enquiries have shown.
It is believed that he is travelling in a black Vauxhall Astra, with the registration number FG51 UMF.
Police are urging anyone with information to contact them on 101.